About Us

Lead Pastor

Welcome to Grace Church!

dixfamilyJohn Dix first came to Grace Church in 1999. He served as associate pastor for several years, before taking the lead pastor position in 2011.

John grew up as a missionary kid in the Democratic Republic of Congo and moved back to the United States when he was 13. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, as well as a Master of Theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary. In 2008, he completed his Doctor of Ministry degree at Biola University’s Talbot School of Theology. John has traveled and studied in Israel, and has led multiple short-term mission trips to various locations around the world.

John is passionate about equipping people with truth, knowledge and boldness, so they can lead others to Christ. He believes wholeheartedly in God’s unique purpose for everyone and has devoted his life to leading others in the life-long journey of following Jesus.

John lives in Glendora, CA with his wife, Carolee, and their three kids, Claire, Luke, and Audrey. You can hear more of John’s teachings on Sunday morning or by visiting our Media page.

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