John comes to Grace Fellowship with a rich background in ministry and business. He and his wife, Debbie, have been married since 1982 and have three daughters: Alicia, Jenna and Olivia. His two passions are meeting people where they are and walking them toward God and training leaders to develop and discover their passion.
John graduated from Colorado Christian University in 1978 (B.B.E.). He completed his pastoral studies from Denver Seminary in 1983 (M.Div.). To help him understand the business side of ministry, he graduated from Bethel University in 2003 with a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (M.A.O.L.) He earned a doctorate in marriage and Family Studies at Bethel Seminary in 2014 (D.Min).
When I am not at work, I like to?
Read and play softball
My Strengths are?
My Spiritual Gifts are?
Teaching and Leadership
TV Shows – NCIS
Movies – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly and The Blues Brothers
Music – Jazz
Restaurant – Three Square
Book of the Bible – Ephesians
Verse – Psalms 42:1-2
Food – Whatever is in front of me
Vacation – Alaska 2015
Sports – Football
Sports Team – Denver Broncos and Minnesota Twins
Color – Green
Beverage – Milk
Shoes – Slippers
Season – Fall
Place on earth – Barcelona, Spain
Dream Vacation – Trip to the Moon
Hobbies – jigsaw puzzles, Suduko