John Morlan is a husband, father, pastor, and author. 27+ years into pastoral ministry, he is currently the Lead Pastor at Ascent Church in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains (Evergreen, CO). In addition to having a love for leading in the Church and being invited into the privilege of serving Jesus, he loves his wife and four beautiful children, the Kansas Jayhawks, frying chicken, hiking, coaching football, and writing. He has currently authored devotional guides exploring Scripture: Begin: Heaven Loves Heading into the Haze (Genesis); Beaten But Still Becoming: How the Discouraged and Doubting Become Distinct for God (Exodus); Breakthrough: When God’s Promises Break Through Hard Realities (Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, & Joshua); Walls (Ezra & Nehemiah); Plan BE: Jesus’ Sermon about BEING ALL of God’s Kingdom (Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount); Word on the Street (John); 29: The Church that God Started Continues in Us (Acts); and When in Rome Do as the Christians Do (Romans). He has also written two books about things having to do with both eternity as well as the everyday in Afterlife: The Implications of Eternity and a 9-week discovery and devotional guide called Join God (about actively mirroring the character of God in daily life). A brand new book called Homeward Bound (1 & 2 Peter) comes out Spring 2020.
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