City of Hope

Worship Center

                                                    Administrative pastor













John Ptak is a native of Sterling Heights, Michigan.  He is an Ordained Minister in the Church of God, where he has served in various leadership positions. He is an innovative, committed minster with strong discipleship, leadership, shepherding and communications gifts utilized to positively impact the Church and create strong, Biblical, disciples committed to discipling others by leading them to experience an authentic, vibrant, and growing relationship with Jesus that increases the Kingdom of God.


He received his education from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master of Christian Ministry from Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia.

Pastor John and his wife, Laura, will celebrate their 17th wedding anniversary on December 20th of this year.

Pastor John has over 10 years of ministry with the Church of God and is known as a man that has a passion for the Lord and His people.