Due to Pastor Gene Jipson’s retirement, the Boone Church of the Nazarene has an interim pastor, Mike Murrell.
Our Pastor (retired)
Rev. Eugene (Pastor Gene) Jipson was born in Lincoln, Maine and was raised in Medway, Maine. He met his wife Kathy, who was born and raised in Boone, Iowa, in Olathe, Kansas and were later married in Boone, Iowa.
Pastor Gene received a bachelor of religion degree from Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy, Massachusetts. He went on further and received a master of divinity degree from Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri.
Pastor Gene is excited about the opportunity to serve the Lord at the Boone Church of the Nazarene where he has pastored since 1988. He feels God has called him to Boone to lead individuals into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Pastor Gene is grateful he had the privilege of leading his mother into a personal relationship with Jesus.
Pastor Gene and Kathy have one son Jeff.
On December 15, 2013 the Boone Church of the Nazarene with friends & family celebrated the 25 years that Pastor Gene has pastored the Boone Church of the Nazarene.
On Sunday December 23, 2018 friends & family celebrated 30 years that Pastor Gene has pastored the Boone Church of the Nazarene.
On Sunday June 13, 2021 Rev. Gene retired after serving faithfully for 33 years as the pastor of Boone Church of the Nazarene. He will be truly missed.