Pasor John has served Crossroads Ministries as Senior Pastor for over 20 years. In that time he has seen the church grow from 35 people in 1995, to over 700 in 2016. Today, Crossroads continues to make an impact in the lives of individuals and in our community. He and his wife Mardie live in Sanford. They have 3 adult children and 4 grandchildren.
During 2015/2016 Pastor John turned over all leadership responsibility to his son, Pastor John Sauls, III (Pastor J3). Moving forward Pastor John will serve as Pastor Emeritus, continuing to preach and provide leadership support to our Crossroads staff.