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His father was an itinerant evangelist who also ministered through international radio and Bible courses.
John has written a tribute to his mother, who died in 1974, in the booklet, What's the Difference (Crossway Books, 1990) which is also chapter one of the book, Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (Crossway Books, 1991).
Sexual relations in marriage is the topic of chapter 4. ) Here there is so much potential for pleasure, and so much potential for pain.His dissertation, Love Your Enemies, was published by Cambridge University Press and Baker Book House (and is now available through Crossway).Upon completion of his doctorate, he went on to teach Biblical Studies at Bethel College in St. In 1980, sensing an irresistible call to preach, John became the senior pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he ministered for 33 years, until 2013.At Wheaton College (1964-68), John majored in Literature and minored in Philosophy.Studying Romantic Literature with Clyde Kilby stimulated the poetic side of his nature and today he regularly writes poems to celebrate special family occasions and rich, biblical truths.