John Mathews

Director , North American Division

John Mathews is an ordained minister, who, as a boy, dreamed of becoming a country music singer. His ministry has included serving in Florida, Alabama, Iowa, Missouri, Tennessee, and Nebraska. He has conducted stewardship and family finance seminars throughout the North American Division since 2010.


His passion is teaching stewardship principles, especially as they relate to the spirituality of money management in postmodern culture. John is married to Janice Schram Mathews, MSN, a nurse practitioner. They have one married daughter, Angela, and are proud grandparents. He enjoys hiking, running, playing the guitar, singing country gospel concerts, and sleeping late in the morning.