About Us

"If someone forces you to go one mile, go two miles." (in other words, "Do whatever is expected of you...AND THEN SOME") - Jesus in Matthew 5:41

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About us

What We Do

Spiritual Outdoor Adventures with Jimmy Sites is an award-winning national and international television series. SOA is currently entering into its 19th Season on the air, and is one of the highest rated and most widely watched outdoor shows in the US.

It is also popular in Russia and Ecuador, and airs in an additional 54 countries outside of the United States. More than just a hunting show, Dr. Sites loves to incorporate famous people as well as historical stories from the regions where they are filming.

He and his crew film all across the world, bringing home adventures from the remotest areas, including the middle of the Amazon Jungle.
Spiritual Outdoor Adventures is also one of the first outdoor shows to weave in animation in many episodes through the popular cartoon segment Kids Korner Outdoors with Jimmy Sites. It’s a must-watch for the entire family!

FUN FACTS

Bible Giveaways

360,000 +

Adventures Filmed

250 +

Countries Traveled

25 +

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OUR TEAM

OUR TEAM

God has blessed us with such an amazing team! Click on the picture to read a short bio.

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Jimmy Sites
Jimmy's inspiration to start Spiritual Outdoor Adventures was fulfilled in 2002, when the first episode aired. Over the years, there have been hundreds of adventures, celebrations, and so much growth. 

We now see him as our fearless leader who never stops working, always has great ideas, brings joy to the office, leads the staff prayerfully, and loves to share funny stories and terrible dad jokes. Be sure to keep up with Spiritual Outdoor Adventures to see what Jimmy may be up to next!
Founder
Founder
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 Julie Bennett
Julie's parents owned a professional motorcycle drag racing team based in Georgia. She knew she would fit in with the Spiritual Outdoor Adventures team because of her adventurous childhood. 

She is considered the office organizer, task manager, and is always ready to say "yes" when she hears, "Hey Julie, can you...?" She and her amazing husband live in Nashville, TN and love to travel to new places and spend time on their hunting land.
Personal Assistant/Bookkeeper
Personal Assistant/Bookkeeper
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 Your Next job?
This might be your next position. Send us a resume and as God expand's our ministry and we pray about it, we may give you a call.
Your Next Position
Your Next Position
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 Amanda Sites
Amanda has been Jimmy's support system and loving wife since 1984. In the world of SOA, she wears many hats. You can find her behind the scenes recording voiceovers, hosting guests with her southern hospitality, and painting animations for the shows from suns to Sasquatches. 

You can also find her in front of the camera where she co-hosts shows, shares her recipes, and goes on adventurous hunts. We're thankful to have a great cheerleader and Jill of all trades on our team!
Artist/Chef/Room Mother
Artist/Chef/Room Mother
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 Kevin Shamblin
Kevin met Jimmy in 2010 at a fundraiser and thought it would be fun to edit for Spiritual Outdoor Adventures one day. In 2018, he started working in the office as our editor. He and his wonderful wife Kelly live on their farm with chickens, a couple cats, and a German Shepherd. 

They also own a vibrant lavender business. On the weekends, you can catch him at farmers markets, trout fishing, or searching for Big Foot, aka Folk Monster, Wild Man, etc.
Editor
Editor
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 Mr. Buck
Mr. Buck grew up roaming the lands of Gatesville, TX. The Spiritual Outdoor Adventures office now considers him the office mascot and a deer friend. 

You can find him featured in the "C'mere Deer: Whitetail Camp" episode!
Whitetail Consultant
Whitetail Consultant
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 Cheyenne Peterson
Cheyenne is a student at the University of Utah studying journalism and joined us as a summer intern in 2019. She attended SOA Turkey Camp, where she killed two giant gobblers on back-to-back mornings. 

She is currently juggling lots of new tasks at the office and learning everything that goes into creating a TV show. Her dad, the owner of HybridLight, inspired her to love the outdoors and hunting. Look for her in the HybridLight commercial on our newest season!
Intern
Intern
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 Don Belles
Don has been bowhunting for 55 years and filming for Spiritual Outdoor Adventures for nearly 20 years.  Jimmy refers to Don as his veteran cameraman.

He has retired several times, but still comes out on occasion to shoot for Jimmy, especially on bowhunts.  Don has been known to tap Jimmy on the head with an arrow to express his displeasure when Jimmy mentions "gun hunts".
Cameraman
Cameraman
WE’RE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR TEAM!

We are proud of the work that we do, and wouldn’t be successful without our awesome team of dedicated people. If you’ve got the desire to be a part of a creative and innovative group of people in a fun and rewarding environment, then send your resume to office@teamsoa.org.
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 Julie Bennett
Julie's parents owned a professional motorcycle drag racing team based in Georgia. She knew she would fit in with the Spiritual Outdoor Adventures team because of her adventurous childhood. 

She is considered the office organizer, task manager, and is always ready to say "yes" when she hears, "Hey Julie, can you...?" She and her amazing husband live in Nashville, TN and love to travel to new places and spend time on their hunting land.
Personal Assistant/Bookkeeper
Personal Assistant/Bookkeeper
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 Christin Sites
It’s no surprise after being raised in the Sites household that Christin found a passion for adventure and video. She pursued her passion for video by graduating from film school and has since been able to shoot numerous episodes of SOA.

Throughout her years she has been able to build up a very high tolerance for terrible dad jokes.
Videographer/Photographer
Videographer/Photographer
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 Kevin Shamblin
Kevin met Jimmy in 2010 at a fundraiser and thought it would be fun to edit for Spiritual Outdoor Adventures one day. In 2018, he started working in the office as our editor. He and his wonderful wife Kelly live on their farm with chickens, a couple cats, and a German Shepherd. 

They also own a vibrant lavender business. On the weekends, you can catch him at farmers markets, trout fishing, or searching for Big Foot, aka Folk Monster, Wild Man, etc.
Editor
Editor
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 Mr. Buck
Mr. Buck grew up roaming the lands of Gatesville, TX. The Spiritual Outdoor Adventures office now considers him the office mascot and a deer friend. 

You can find him featured in the "C'mere Deer: Whitetail Camp" episode!
Whitetail Consultant
Whitetail Consultant
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 Don Belles
Don has been bowhunting for 55 years and filming for Spiritual Outdoor Adventures for nearly 20 years.  Jimmy refers to Don as his veteran cameraman.

He has retired several times, but still comes out on occasion to shoot for Jimmy, especially on bowhunts.  Don has been known to tap Jimmy on the head with an arrow to express his displeasure when Jimmy mentions "gun hunts".
Cameraman
Cameraman
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 Your Next job?
This might be your next position. Send us a resume and as God expand's our ministry and we pray about it, we may give you a call.
Your Next Position
Your Next Position

Our Principles

We believe we are called by God to:

  • Pray (Ephesians 6:18)
  • Glorify God with every thought, word, and action (Philippians 4:8)
  • Hold our ministry to a high-level of integrity within all business practices (Proverbs 11:3)
  • Attract and activate men to step up to the front line in God's army and live for a cause greater that themselves (Luke 5:1-11)
  • Uphold the God-designed family unit (Ephesians 5:22-6:4)
  • Teach the conservation of God's creation by encouraging and supporting the outdoor lifestyle (Genesis 9:1-5)
  • Edify Christians and evangelize non-Christians through our outdoors ministry (Galatians 6:9-10)
  • Teach children ethics, saftey, and how to live boldly for God (Proverbs 22:6)
  • Serve the poor and disadvantaged (Jeremiah 22:15-16)
  • Strive for excellence that reflects God's design in all developed resources (Colossians 3:23-24)
  • Be authentic (Philippians 2:3-4)

Our Ministry

Teaching God's Word:
Speaking Tour
Jimmy Sites preached the Gospel to tens of thousands of people in 2019 in convention centers, churches, wild game suppers and outdoor expos. Several hundred people, mainly men, gave their lives over the Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior at these events. Many other recommitted their lives to God. Also, many disadvantaged Third World children were sponsored through Compassion International.
Teaching Bible Classes
Spiritual Resource Development
Serving Others:
Partnership with Compassion International
Jimmy's partnership with Compassion International has enabled over 2,300 disadvantaged children in 26 Third World countries to be sponsered in Compassion's child developement program and as a result break the poverty cycle for them and their families.
Outreach to Russia and Ukraine
Helping Others be Overcomers
Outreach to Wounded Veterans and Their Families
Bibles Donated
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Amazing Adventures
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Classes Taught
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Revived Christ
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Our History

Spiritual Outdoor Adventures is, and always will be about teaching and sharing the Good New of Jesus Christ. To achive this, we endeavor to help others grow in Christian faith through exploring the love of the outdoors and the wonder of His creation.

In 2016, Jimmy gave Christian Sportsman an Magazine interview where he shares his journey of launching Spiritual Outdoor Adventures (SOA) and how a Christian sportsman's faith and vision can impact the outdoors community.

Contact Us

P.O. Box 2194 
Hendersonville, TN 37077, USA

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