JOHN PAUL BASHAM
EVANGELISM - DISCIPLESHIP - LEADERSHIP
John Paul Basham was born and raised in Hoover, AL and surrendered to ministry at the age of eighteen. Since then, it has been his passion and focus to preach the gospel of Jesus and create disciples. He has been in student ministry for fifteen years, including eleven years in the Church and the past four years as the Manager of Student Publishing for LifeWay Students. In his current role, John Paul oversees all resource publishing for 7th-12th grade students and student pastor training events hosted by LifeWay. He is also a contributor to the Student Pastor Network, a training and coaching network for student pastors, and a co-host of the LifeWay Student Ministry Podcast. He is married to his wife, Crystal, of eleven years, and is a father to three boys, Levi, Titus, and Deacon.