Pastors John & Lisa Carter are dedicated to helping people discover their highest potential by experiencing God’s promise of an abundant life through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  Known for his engaging and practical teaching style, John Carter ministers locally as the senior pastor of Abundant Life Christian Center, a culturally diverse regional church with a charismatic evangelical perspective. He also ministers internationally, speaking at church and leadership conferences throughout India, Africa, Eastern Europe, and North America. John Carter may also be enjoyed through a weekly TV broadcast, Coming To Life. He is the founder and president of Mercy Works, a charitable organization that raises and strategically invests funds into projects that creatively meet practical needs in distressed urban communities. Co-founders of Abundant Life Christian Center in 1990, John and his wife Lisa live near Syracuse, New York with their three sons.


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