Jerry started as a conservative talk show host at WHBL in Sheboygan in 2001. By 2010, the show had become based in Green Bay and expanded back to Sheboygan and to Wausau. The radio journey ended in February, 2018. In May of 2018, Jerry heard the call to ministry. In February 2019, Jerry officially launched the new season in his life with the conversion of jerrybaderlive.com to a faith-based site. This site will reflect Jerry’s new life direction: spreading the Gospel and giving glory to God.