John Van Gelderen


An evangelist and the president of Revival Focus Ministries, John Van Gelderen is the author of Experiencing Jesus. Growing up in a pastor’s home, he earned his B.A. and M.A. in Bible, and served as an assistant pastor for five years before entering full-time evangelism. Together with his father, John founded Revival Focus Ministries. In more than twenty countries, God has used John to aid churches in corporate repentance, prayer, and revival through messages such as “Life Again” and “A Clean Heart.” He shares, “I believe in order to really live, you must access and experience the very life of Jesus Christ.” His books include The Revived Life, The Faith Response, The Revival Journey, and Experiencing Jesus. John lives in Manchester, Michigan, with his wife Mary Lynn and his son.