John is married to Tricia and they moved to Penzance in 2014. They have 3 children and 9 grandchildren.
John was previously pastor at Aycliffe Evangelical Church, County Durham from 1997-2012. He has been involved in many different ministries over the years including Reformation Today, the Carey Conference and African Pastors Conferences. He continues to play an active role in works such as Evangelical Press Missionary Trust and serves as Company Secretary of Evangelical Times.