Pastor John has a broad Christian background after being saved at 8. He grew up in the Baptist and Foursquare denominations. Pastor John surrendered to the ministry at 22 and has served 8 churches in California, Texas, and Nevada. His roots include Calvary Chapels in Costa Mesa, Downey, Phelan, and Stockton. He believes in expository Bible teaching, the supernatural work , fruit, and gifts of the Spirit, and in personal discipleship.