John and Elvia have six children and twelve grandchildren and have built their family and church on two basic principles: put God and family first, and love people like God loves you. Faith Christian Fellowship started as a small group of only five people and has grown to many members. They purchased land and built a new church in Blanchard in 2004.
Bachelors Degree from Southwestern Christian University, Masters Degree from the University of Oklahoma – International Honor Society, Paralegal Degree from Oklahoma City University, Associates Degree from University of Biblical Studies Bethany.
Oklahoma, Advanced Police Certification – Oklahoma State Investigator 13 Years, Former Chief of Criminal Investigations Cleveland County Sheriff, Ordained Minister 30 yrs Full Gospel Fellowship / FGFCMI. and a Member of Oral Roberts University Ministry Alliance