John formerly served as Worship Pastor of First Baptist Church in Dayton, Texas, where he also had experience with interim education responsibilities, including discipleship, outreach, and in-reach. Prior to serving at FBC Dayton, he was Associate Minister of Creative Arts at Woodridge Baptist Church in Kingwood, Texas, for nine years. John has also served as Assistant Band Director at Timberwood Middle School in Humble, Texas, and as Band Director at Huffman Middle School in Huffman, Texas.
John is a graduate of Liberty University Theological Seminary in Lynchburg, Virginia, (2009), where he received a Master of Arts in Worship Studies. He also received a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, in 1998.
Angela and John were married in 2000, and Jenna was born in 2003. They are all life-long Texans. John grew up in Jasper, while Angela grew up in New Caney. Their favorite family vacation is a trip to Disneyworld in Orlando, Florida. John is an avid fisherman and an occasional golfer, although he says he still seems to find the water when golfing.