Introducing Pastor John Stone!

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We are so excited to introduce Pastor John Stone and his wife Marisa! John’s call as lead pastor of Catalina Foothills Church was overwhelmingly and enthusiastically approved by the congregation on Sunday August 5.
About John Stone
John Stone was born in South Carolina and attended Clemson University, graduating in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education. John graduated in 1992 from Covenant Seminary with a Masters of Divinity. John is married to Marisa Tate Stone who graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters of Arts in English. They have three wonderful daughters: Sarah (22), Katherine (20), and Mary Simpson (18). John was a campus minister for 11 years: 4 at Belhaven College (92-96) in Jackson, Mississippi, and for 7 years in Knoxville at the University of Tennessee (96-03). John was the Assistant Coordinator (VP over ministry) (03-17) for RUF for 15 years. John is currently the part time Associate Pastor at Redeemer Church in Knoxville, part time with RYM serving as the Youth Leader Advancement Coordinator, and also the CEO of a small consulting firm. John and Marisa were married in 1992 and live in Knoxville, TN. John is also passionate about golf!