John Lane has served in many areas of ministry including being a part of a church planting team, senior pastor, associate pastor, camping director and counselor, inner-city youth leader, hospital chaplain, missions leader, Stephen minister and coach. He has also worked in leadership positions with ministerial associations and has held positions in the Becky’s Place Advisory Council along with the Boys and Girls Board of Anderson.
He most recently served as the senior pastor of the Bedford Free Methodist Church in Bedford, Indiana, for eight years and previously served as the senior pastor at Wesley Free Methodist Church in Anderson, Indiana.
Lane received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan-Flint in 1992 and a Master of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary in 1997.
He has experienced leading short-term missions teams to countries that have included Bangladesh, Haiti, Hungary, Panama and the Philippines.
He has been married to Jill since 1992, and they have three children, Jesse (17), Jenna (16) and Jackie (13).