Meet the Advisory Board

John Carter
Abundant Life Christian Center

Pastor John Carter is known for his engaging and practical teaching style, he is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Abundant Life Christian Center. He also ministers internationally, speaking at church and leadership conferences throughout India, Africa, Eastern Europe and North America. Pastor John has studied at Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, is a graduate of Rhema Bible Training Center. Currently, Pastor John is working on a Master’s Degree in Biblical Studies from Alliance Theological Seminary at Nyack College. He is the author of The Transformed Life. Pastor John is the founder of Mercy Works, a faith-based non-profit that is dedicated to meeting practical needs among urban teens in Syracuse, New York. Through Vision based living, Mercy Works also raised and strategically invests funds into projects that creatively meets practical needs in distressed communities in Central New York. Together they serve as the primary visionaries and overseers of Abundant Life. Pastor John is honored to lead a wonderful senior management team who assists in creating, developing and implementing the overall vision of the ministry.