James Davis

James Davis

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Present

Title Abstractor/Co-Owner

J & J Land Services, LLC

·Serve as independent contractor on short to long-term projects for companies in the natural resources and land acquisition industry

·Travel to work on projects in Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, and Pennsylvania

·Contract services through brokers for individual projects

Sep 2006 - Jan 2008

Youth Minister

Milford Christian Church

·Created student-led youth worship service

oLed worship band on a weekly basis as main vocalist and guitarist

oPut together music sets, created media presentations

oRecruited students to play in worship band

oGave music lessons to students new to their instruments

oOrganized student teams to run various aspects of service (Offering, Communion, Welcome Center, etc.)

·Directed all aspects of Youth Ministry for Grades 6-12 with duties including, but not limited to:

oRecruiting and training volunteers

oTeaching Sunday School and leading mid-week programming

oCounseling students and parents

·Organized special trips, outings, and service projects

·Preached and presented special music in main adult service when needed

May 2006 - Aug 2006

Family Ministries Intern

Beechwold Christian Church

·Led Children’s Worship service on Sunday mornings

·Taught Sunday School and led small groups

·Planned and oversaw outings, activities, and VBS

May 2005 - Aug 2005

Outreach Team Leader

Cincinnati Christian University

·Led an Outreach Team representing Cincinnati Christian University to various camps throughout 

        the United States

·Served as a camp counselor for students in grades 6 thru 12 at camps and recruited prospective 

        CCU students

·Led worship and/or campfire service at several weeks of camp

Education

Education
Aug 2004 - May 2008

Bachelor's Degree

Cincinnati Christian University
  • Began as a worship major at CCU and thus took numerous music theory and worship leadership classes
  • Participated in the concert choir
  • Led worship in various chapel services at Cincinnati Christian University as a student
  • Traveled with worship teams to lead worship at area churches
  • Led worship with band at several youth conferences
Aug 2000 - Jun 2004

High School Diploma

Brandon High School
  • Received all-state honors for vocal accomplishment
  • Participated in Concert Choir
  • Organized and led Consumed, a Student Ministry that I began while in high school; met on a weekly basis for devotions, fellowship, and service opportunities