Dr. John Whittaker is a Kentucky native. He and Jessica are celebrating nineteen years of marriage and they have three lovely daughters. Bro. John, as he prefers to be called, has lived in Kentucky, the Philippines, Florida, and Tennessee. Bro. John served fourteen years in Youth and Children Ministry in churches across Kentucky, as well as seven years in Martin, Tennessee. Back in Kentucky again, he is entering his sixth year as a senior pastor. He is passionate about discipleship and seeing the church fully function as the hands and feet of Christ in community. Dr. Whittaker holds degrees from Murray State University, the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Union University.