John D. Barry

CEO & Founder, Jesus' Economy in Bellingham, Washington

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John is the CEO and Founder of Jesus' Economy, dedicated to creating jobs and churches in the developing world. As part of his role as CEO, he serves as a Missionary with Resurrect Church Movement, equipping domestic churches to effectively alleviate poverty and plant churches.

John is the General Editor of Faithlife Study Bible and Lexham Bible Dictionary and the author or coauthor of 12 books, including Resurrected Servant in Isaiah, Cutting Ties with Darkness, the popular daily devotional Connect the Testaments, and multiple Not Your Average Bible Study volumes.

John is an international speaker who has preached at mega churches, keynoted large events, and been featured on podcasts and the radio. He also serves as President and frequent Preacher for a church plant and as a Scholarly Advisor for organizations and ministries.

Formerly, John was founding Publisher of Lexham Press for Faithlife (makers of Logos Bible Software) and Editor of Bible Study Magazine.

  • Work
    • Jesus' Economy
  • Education
    • M.A., Biblical Studies, Trinity Western University
    • B.A., Biblical Studies, Trinity Western University
    • Leadership Certificate, Leadership Whatcom County