Dr. John L. Amstutz has served as a pastor, missionary and professor, teaching at LIFE Bible College (now Life Pacific University), The King’s College and Seminary (now The King’s University) and Southern California College (now Vanguard University). John has served Foursquare Missions as an assistant to the director, In-service Leadership Training (ILT) coordinator, and leadership trainer. He continues to work as a missions consultant and is currently is a member of the Missions Committee. He is the author of Disciples of All Nations outlining Foursquare’s four-stage developmental missions strategy, and Making and Multiplying Disciples, the first of four books further developing each of the four stages.
John is the founder of the Central Valley School of Ministry where he continues to serve as an instructor and a member of the Administrative Committee. He is also a member of the Foursquare Education Commission. John lives in Fresno, CA, and with his wife, Dorene, serve as elders and mentors at Valley Christian Center. They have four married children, ten grandchildren and one great grandchild.
D.Min, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1977
Th.M. Fuller Theological Seminary, 1964
M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary, 1962
B.A. Pasadena College, 1959