John & Holly Herndon
John and Holly Herndon, have been serving as the Youth Pastors of Crystal River Church of God since October 2006. Since the inception of their ministry at Crystal River, the Jam Session Student Ministries has continued to thrive and grow in both converts and attendance, reaching over 100 for some events. John is a talented musician and leads the worship team each week. John and Holly oversee a team of adult and student leaders that help them to run a successful ministry that is focused on empowering and equipping students to sell out to Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior and learn how to minister to other teens.
They are recent graduates of the MIP program with the Church of God, and served as the Youth Pastors in Fort Pierce, Fl before coming to Crystal River.
When he isn't filling ministerial duties at Crystal River, John enjoys spending time outdoors in various activities from watersports to hunting, and spending time with Holly and their three children, Caleb, Jacob, and Lexie.
Holly serves additionally as a part of the Women's Ministry board and is an elementary school teacher in Citrus County.