J.D. Zomer is the founder and president of Religion Free Ministry. He also is an ordained minister, podcast host, author, educator, serial entrepreneur, USMC veteran, former bench riding college basketball player and son of the King. His podcast, Jesus Unfiltered Podcast, is regularly ranked in the top 150 in spirituality on muliple platforms and now has listeners in over 60 countries. The facebook group he started in October 2019, Religion Free Fellowship, regularly connects and encourages thousands around the world growing in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ. J.D. loves encouraging and equipping the body of Christ in their new identity and unique coequal giftings. He loves to share the grace message that breaks every chain and raises dead bones to life, whether on the corner with street pharmacists, in established churches, county jails, federal prisons or large conferences.
J.D. has served in several leadership roles in multiple churches, most recenlty with an urban chruch plant in Dallas, TX. He has started or bought into a plethora of ventures including multiple landscaping/lawn care businesses, an insurance agency, a moving company, a clothing company, a bar, a night club, and several others. For 19 years J.D. has also been a public school educator and coach, coaching over 30 college athletes and earning an Exemplary Teacher designation from TEA for excellence in the classroom. He received his B.A. from Spring Arbor University and M.Div. from Northwest University.
J.D. lives in the DFW area with his wife Shea and his son Gavin.
Board of Directors
Sheanicia Zomer (Chairwoman)