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John Ortberg

John Ortberg is the senior pastor at Menlo Church, an author, and a speaker. John's teaching centers around our everyday life with God and how God cares more about who we are becoming than what we do. He has written books on spiritual formation including, The Life You've Always Wanted, Faith and Doubt, Who is This Man?, and Soul Keeping.

Born and raised in Rockford, Illinois, John graduated from Wheaton College with a degree in psychology. He holds a master of divinity and doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Fuller Seminary. Prior to joining Menlo Church, John served as teaching pastor at Chicago's Willow Creek Community Church. John is a member of the board of trustees at Fuller Seminary and the board for the Dallas Willard Center for Spiritual Formation, and he has served on the board of Christianity Today International.

He can be followed on Twitter @johnortberg and on Facebook.


John Ortberg nació y creció en Rockford, Illinois y es autor de más de 10 libros. Se graduó de Wheaton College y tiene una maestría en Divinidad y un doctorado en Psicología Clínica del Seminario Fuller. Actualmente, es el pastor principal de Menlo Park Presbyterian Church en el norte de California. Tiene una pasión por la formación espiritual y, a través de sus enseñanzas con buen sentido del humor y aplicaciones prácticas, es capaz de avivar las Escrituras a nuestro contexto actual. John y su esposa Nancy viven en el área de la bahía de California y tienen tres hijos.

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