John Loftness has served as the senior pastor of Living Hope Church in Bowie, Maryland (livinghopebowie.org) since 2015. Beginning in 1981, he has served four churches in a variety of pastoral roles, primarily as a pastor at Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg, Maryland (covlife.org).
John has studied at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena and at Reformed Theological Seminary’s extension campus in DC. He has also been an instructor in Sovereign Grace Church’s Pastors College.
John met his wife Nancy when they were students at Houghton College. They married in 1977, and have four children and nine grandchildren.