ESTES PARK LT DIRECTOR

CONTACT THE ESTES PARK LT DIRECTORS TO:

  • Learn about Christian content and scriptural principles taught during the program (through small group bible studies, large group sermons, hands-on learning and more).
  • Learn how student leadership opportunities are structured in the program.
  • Clarify student employment questions for this location (the local director(s) will know the local employers).
  • Connect with the friendly pastors and staff who guide the students through the summer.
  • Visit this LT program.
  • john drage

    pastor, the rock church, UNIVERSITY of missouri

    CONTACT

    Email:: john.drage@reliant.org

    Phone: 573.999.1776


    EXPERIENCE

    2017 will be John’s 16th year as director of the Estes Park LT program.


    MNISTRY BACKGROUND

    John became a Christian in his freshman year of high school. He attended Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. He got involved with a Collegiate Church Network student group there. He and Amy went on staff with Reliant in June 1990. John was ordained as the campus pastor at Valley View Community Church in Columbia, Missouri, in April 1998.


    MINISTRY PASSIONS

    • That the Rock becomes a great church for our God.
    • To speak at conferences.
    • To win multitudes of people to Christ.
    • To train and equip hundreds of leaders to help start and serve churches all over the United States and the world.
    • To help others reach their full potential in Christ, as well as grow personally.

    A LITTLE MORE ABOUT JOHN

    • John married his wife Amy in 1989
    • They have four amazing children, Joshua, born in 1993, Jessie, born in 1995, Caleb, born in 1997, and Nathanael, born in 1998.
    • His favorite sports are football, mountain biking, backpacking, basketball, golf and racquetball.
    • His favorite foods are steak, pizza and Chinese food.
    • His favorite things to do include visiting with people, share God’s Word with them, eat food, mess around with his family and go on dates with Amy, and compete in any sport or game.
    • His Favorite Bible passage is John 12:24-25.