With Spanish as his heart language, John went on to become fluent in both English and French. John's postgraduate education reflects his dedication to the idea that church planting should be front and center on the missions agenda of churches.
He received a B. A. in Theology from Dordt College and an M. A. in Missions and Church Growth at Calvin Theological Seminary. He recently received his Doctorate in Ministry from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. John has authored the book Wholistic Church Growth, which was published in Spanish. He led the team of 22 authors who joined together to produce the book Planting Healthy Churches, then he edited the compilation.
Not only multi-lingual, John is multi-cultural. He has lived onehalf of his life in Latin America and the other half in the United States. He and his wife were missionaries in Puerto Rico from 1994 to 2001.
He lives in the Chicago area with his wife and four children. John loves the game of soccer and plays it whenever he has the opportunity.
September Bulletin Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay
August Bulletin Brazil, Spain, Peru, El Salvador and Ecuador
July Bulletin Spain, Mexico, Peru, Guatemala and Costa Rica
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