In the spring of 2010, Josiah had a revelation of God’s goodness and his own waywardness. He accepted the grace of God's sacrifice of Jesus and following his conversion experience, Josiah was filled with a passion for being a catalyst for transforming his generation; particularly the young people. He figured that the best way to do this is to follow the example of Jesus and share the message of Christ’s unconditional love. Shortly afterwards, he started a Facebook group called A Generation That Seeks, which became a forum for spiritual conversation, Biblical exposition, and personal counseling via messaging and posting opportunities. Also during this time, he coached junior high and high school sports and was heavily involved in his community. On New Year’s Eve of 2011, he met Alicia Stauffer at an Ohio State/Indiana basketball game.
A comical misunderstanding turned into a long
distance relationship and on July 20th, 2013 they
Alicia was born into a Christian family as well, but unlike the nomadic life of Josiah, she never moved from her home until she went away to college (their wedding was even in her backyard.) Growing up, Alicia longed to do two things-
Josiah and Alicia believe that ministry is teamwork and take it very seriously. They have both enjoyed mission trips ranging from Kenya to India. They are excited about the possibility of doing more short term trips in the future. They are also enjoying the adventure of being parents to two beautiful girls, Lillianna and Jubilee.
MEET THE MARTINDALES!
Josiah Martindale was born in Lancaster, Ohio to Peter & Betsy Martindale. He grew up in a God-