Bro. John was saved as a young boy at Oakhaven Baptist Church in Memphis, TN. When he was in the fifth grade his family moved to Nesbit, MS. Bro. John graduated from Hernando High school and shortly after his graduation surrendered his life to full time ministry.
Bro. John graduated in 2000 from Blue Mountain College with a Bachelor of Arts in Church Related Vocation. In 2003, he graduated from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary in Memphis, TN with a Master of Divinity with emphasis in Pastoral Ministries. In 2013, Bro. John graduated from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY with a Doctor of Ministry in Expository Preaching.
Bro. John has been married to his wife, Elizabeth, for 20 years. They have four children John Michael 18, Joleigh 12, and Joel 10. John and Elizabeth's second child Lilly was born on December 8th, 2005, and passed away on April 7th, 2006 due to several health related reasons.
Bro. John has served at FBC since Oct. 2015. Before coming to Grenada, Bro. John served at Holly Baptist Church in Corinth MS for eight years.