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John Mathews Bio

John Mathews is an ordained minister who as a boy dreamed of becoming a country music singer.  His ministry has included serving in Florida, Alabama, Iowa, Missouri, Tennessee, and Nebraska.   He has conducted family finance seminars as a departmental director in the Kansas-Nebraska Conference and the Southwestern Union Conference.

John is a graduate of Southern Adventist University and holds a Doctor of Ministry degree from Andrews University.  He maintains the following certifications: North American Division Stewardship Certification, Certified Stewardship Professional; (CSP) from Christian Leadership Alliance, North American Division Planned Giving and Trust Service Certification, and Certified Specialist in Planned Giving; (CSPG) California State University.

His passion is teaching stewardship principles, especially as they relate to the spirituality of money management in postmodern culture.

John is married to Janice Schram Mathews, MSN, a Nurse Practitioner.  They have one married daughter, Angela, and are proud grandparents.  He enjoys hiking, running, playing the guitar, singing country gospel concerts, and sleeping late in the morning.

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