Dr. John Wheatley


     John came to First Baptist Church Valley Mills in January of 2003 to become our pastor. He has a Bachelor of Business degree from Dallas Baptist University, and Master of Divinity and Doctorate of Ministry degrees from Truett Seminary. John loves sharing the gospel, spending time with his wife Jean and family, running, hunting, camping, and playing music. John’s favorite verse for ministry is Acts 5:20, “Go stand in the temple courts,” he said, “and tell the people the full message of this new life.”