Bishop John Francis is the founder and senior pastor of Ruach Ministries (Brixton, South London), one of the largest and fastest growing churches in the UK, with over five thousand in weekly attendance. He was a recipient of the British Gospel Association’s (BGA) Awards for Contribution to Gospel Music and Gospel TV Series of the Year (as co-presenter of the UK’s Gospel TV program, People Get Ready!).
Bishop Francis is the author of Is There a Word from the Lord?, What Do You Do When You’re Left Alone?, 10 Steps to Get out of Debt, and The Pastors & Church Workers Handbook. He has released four CDs, entitled Finally, Bishop John Francis; One Lord, One Faith; Manifestation of the Promise; and his latest CD, Welcome in This Place. Bishop Francis is married to co-pastor Penny, who has worked alongside him throughout his ministry. They have three lovely daughters, Juanita, Teleisa, and Charisa.