Father John was born and raised in Michigan. He left the state right out of high school to join the U.S. Navy. He later returned with his wife and daughter to complete his BA in philosophy at the University of Michigan. He has been active in corporate life and has run a medium sized multi-state business. Prior to being the Rector of St Peter's, he served as Deacon and then Curate at The Anglican Church of St. John the Baptist in Marshall, Virginia. He attended the Master of Ministry program at Nashotah House Theological Seminary and received his Master of Divinity from Liberty Theological Seminary. He is married with two daughters and two grandsons.
The Rev'd Micah Snell
Father Micah Snell is a part-time assistant at St. Peter's. He and his wife Jennifer have five children. He is an Assistant Professor of English in the Honors College at Houston Baptist University, where his specialty is the intersection of theology and literature. He attended Biola University as an undergraduate, went to Nashotah House Theological Seminary for his priestly training, and holds a PhD in Theology and the Arts from the University of St. Andrews. He likes boats, fountain pens, and Blue Bell Ice Cream.
The Rev'd John Needham