JOHN McMARTIN is the Senior Pastor of Inspire Church (Liverpool) situated southwest of Sydney, New South Wales. He is also the President of the New South Wales Australian Christian Churches – Assemblies of God.
From small beginnings in 1982 to over 4500 in membership today, the church has seen vast expansion under their visionary leadership, including the recent addition of a new campus.
In 1983 John founded a care ministry, now known as Inspire Community Services, which assists many thousands of families a year in the South West of Sydney with employment, work training, food and clothing.
John and Carol have three children and four grandchildren. All of their children love God, with two of them serving on staff at Inspire Church.
John has a Godly character, a love for people and a zest for life. He possesses an abundance of scriptural insight and the Holy Spirit’s anointing, powerfully reaching this generation. His ministry is widely respected and his devotion to serving God has influenced and encouraged countless lives.
John hosts the church’s television program, Inspire TV, which is broadcast throughout the nations.
John’s focus is to build into the lives of other pastors and leaders and to support and strengthen the many churches in the state. He has also planted and assisted in establishing many churches during his time of ministry at Inspire Church.