Following graduation, John married Peggy Littrell of Atlanta. Together they moved to Auburn, Ala. where John graduated with a MA in Speech Communication in 1973. He taught at Mercer University in Macon, Ga., before beginning full time church work. Since 1975, John has served Church of Christ congregations in Chattanooga and in Macon, Doraville and Marietta, Georgia. From 1985 to 1988, he departed from preaching to serve as Executive Director of Georgia AGAPE Inc., a social services agency based in Atlanta.
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