Jonathan Brake is an ordained elder in the Western North Carolina Conference of the UMC. Since 2000, he has served at multi-staff city churches, a 3-point charge outside of Charlotte, and two regular-sized churches in North Carolina.
Currently, Rev. Brake is the Minister of Adult Spiritual Formation at Centenary UMC in Winston-Salem, NC, where he oversees Sunday school, small groups, and spiritual formation activities. He leads the development of a comprehensive disciple-formation process for members and attendees of Centenary UMC. He serves on the WNC Conference Justice & Reconciliation Committee with a focus on Creation Care. In 2016, he helped to start the Creation Care Ministry of the WNCC.