Pastor John Fenlason is responsible for Children and Family Ministeries at Hannaford. Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, John grew up in Bozeman and Belgrade and graduated from Belgrade High School in 1982. John attended Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Ministry in 1985. He moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota where he received seminary training and worked as an elementary school teacher until coming on staff at Hannaford Street Bible Church in 1991. He completed his Masters of Divinity from Trinity Theological Seminary in 2005.
John and his wife Irene have been married since 1991, and have four children – Caitlyn, Zachary, Natalie, and Justyce.