In addition to being an author, John is a counselor and a teacher. He is also president of Ransomed Heart, a ministry “devoted to helping people discover the heart of God, recover their own hearts in God’s love, and learn to live in God’s Kingdom.”
John earned his master’s degree in Counseling from Colorado Christian University, under the direction of Larry Crabb and Dan Allender. He worked as a counselor in private practice before launching Ransomed Heart in 2000. John and his wife Stasi live in Colorado Springs.