John H. Spurling currently serves as an Associate Senior Pastor at Gateway Church. His responsibilities include providing leadership and oversight for the following ministries: Gateway Equip (discipleship), Leadership Development, Small Groups, Women’s Ministries, Gateway Technologies and CONNECT. John has more than 25 years of ministry experience as a senior pastor, staff pastor, seminary professor, conference speaker and church consultant. He has authored and co-authored numerous equipping and leadership resources that are now being used in several thousand churches worldwide. He has earned four academic degrees including a Doctor of Ministry degree in Leadership and Church Development from Fuller Seminary in Pasadena, California. He is a passionate communicator and writer who loves challenging people to live God-honoring lives. John and his wife, Penny, have two children.
John wrote The Journey Small Group Curriculum and some of the Gateway Devotionals.
For more information, check out www.johnspurling.org