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John Klaassen

Missions Pastor

John Klaassen is the Missions Pastor at Highview Baptist Church. John and his family served in North Africa for close to 20 years and currently serves as the Associate Professor of Global Studies at Boyce College in addition to his work at the church. With both boys grown, John and Shari dedicate their time to global projects both in the US and abroad. John earned his Bachelors degree in Education from Missouri Western State University, his MDiv and PhD from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.