Pastor John Whitaker

Pastor John Whitaker

Biography

Pastor John Whitaker has been the Senior Minister of Church of the Cross United Methodist for eighteen years. Pastor John loves to preach and teach people of all ages. He is an ordained Elder in the West Ohio Conference and holds the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Divinity degrees. He is also a recent graduate United Theological Seminary earning the Doctor of Ministry degree.

John lives in Kettering with his wife of 34 years, Mary Lynn (a Hospice nurse). The Whitakers have three grown children—Rebekah, Rachel, and Michael.