John is a former journalist, graphic designer, pastor and missionary. His most recent venture is a new hospitality ministry, Restless Heart Ministries, with which he hopes to open a small retreat center and garden to help broken and hurting people find healing. John has a few educational degrees: a bachelor’s in communications from John Brown University and a master’s in biblical studies from Dallas Seminary. As a journalist and editor, he won multiple awards in column writing and page design. He describes himself as both an art lover and an artist, having exercised some creativity in photography, writing and graphic design. He also loves to travel to new places and document his travels using multimedia. This site contains a portfolio of his art in addition to his blog.