Jonathan served as musician at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bellville with Pastor (and Dean) Andrew Bell. He did his internship at Shared Lutheran Ministries of Fayette County with Pastor Marcia Kifer. He has been called to Nordheim, Texas.

Jonathan was ordained in the chapel at Texas Lutheran University on Saturday, August 29, 2020 by Bishop Sue Briner, Southwestern Texas Synod, ELCA. Many participated online.