john glessner

Elder

A Little Bit About Me

John grew up in South Jersey.  While attending Young Life in high school he trusted Christ as his Savior and committed his life to Christ.  After high school he went on to Drexel University, graduating with a degree in Commerce & Engineering, with a concentration in Operations Management.  

After working in the business world for a few years he went into full time ministry and worked for Young Life as the Area Director for Gloucester County. In this role he developed and trained leaders and focused on evangelism and discipleship. John currently leads the team at Chick-fil-A of Washington Township where he actively invests in the lives of the staff and has the opportunity to serve the community.

In the past John has been involved with children’s ministry, youth ministry and men’s counseling.   John currently is a part of leading the Connection Group ministry and also serves in teaching Equipping Classes. John and Kelly were married in 1999 and enjoy training up their four children: Sarah, Emma, Andrew and James.