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Our Pastor

Pastor Dr. John D. Holmes
John Holmes is the Senior Pastor for A Restoration Church and Board Chairman for Lives Restored.

Email John at 1pcarev@comcast.net

John and Ann, his college sweetheart, have two sons and seven grandchildren. Both Ann and John recently earned certificates in disability ministry with Joni and Friends and The Christian Institute on Disability.

John received his Master of Divinity degree from Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA and his Doctor of Ministry degree from Westminster Seminary, Philadelphia PA. He was ordained in the Presbyterian Church of America. His broad ministry and life experiences provide A Restoration Church and Lives Restored with a rich understanding in Christian ministry, practical Biblical preaching and creative leadership.

John provides servant leadership as an evangelist/church planter while A Restoration Church develops spiritually mature and Biblically-qualified leaders to serve on a board of elders to lead the church in the future.