John Blue | Co-Lead Pastor at Watermark OC Church
Originally from Southern California, John
has lived all over the United States.
John left home at the 17 to play junior hockey where he earned a scholarship to attend the University of Minnesota.
represented the U.S. on the 1988 Olympic hockey team, and also played on Team USA in three world championships.
enjoyed a 10-year professional career including time with the Boston Bruins
and the Buffalo Sabres.
After retiring from the NHL, the NHL, John and his family moved to Austin, TX, where he worked in a ministry with collegiate and professional athletes while serving as an associate pastor of a local church.
While in Austin, John
studied at Fuller Theological Seminary
In 2006, he
wife, Chris, felt called back to the Southern California area to plant a church in Irvine.
John is currently the Co-Lead Pastor at Watermark OC Church in Costa Mesa, CA.
has a huge heart to see churches planted that impact every man, woman and child in the geography God has placed them.
and Chris, along with their five children, live in Costa Mesa.