Hello, I’m, Rev John Mc Donald, from Courtice, ONTARIO., Canada

jmcd – is a signature I often use in my correspondence,  thus the name of my Website. Rev Dr John Mc Donald


For over 56 years now I have been Ministering this Glorious Gospel of Jesus Christ.

I was born in Cambridge, ON., Canada, and raised at Wasaga Beach, ON, Canada.

Lorna & I have been married now for over 49 years.   More in love than ever with each other and Jesus.

Lorna received her R.N. from Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia, ON., in 1968.  She worked on and off in this field for several years.  

Her primary work is with John as a Ministry team.

I attended Eastern Pentecostal Bible College in Peterborough, Ontario         for Ministerial training for 3 years.   This is the Canadian arm of the Assemblies of God. (the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada)

In 1962 I attended L.I.F.E. Bible College in Los Angelus, California the training college of the Foursquare Church denomination.   I graduated from there with my Bachelor of Theology degree.

I earned my Master of Christian Education at Canada Christian College in Toronto, ON., Canada, in 1998.

In 2000 Canada Christian College, conferred an Honourary Doctor of Divinity, degree on me for 40 years of Christian Ministry.

We have two wonderful children:

 Sonya (Heath) and Marty – Both are married and involved in Ministry as well.

Al & Sonya Heath, have accepted a new ministry challenge as Executive Pastor at King Street Community Church in Oshawa, ON, effective July 30th 2019.

Sonya works full time as a Travel Agent with the Flight Centre in Ancaster.

They have three children – Summer (23), Levi (20) & Quinten (19).   (in 2019)


Marty & Nicole Mc Donald,  live in Barrie, ON, where Marty  works as a Church Builder during the week.    (                                     He loves leading worship at the Free Methodist Church in Barrie, ON

Nicole is a Nurse Practitioner

They have three children – Lauren (21), Taylor (Tate)  (20)  & Sydney (Syd) (15)    (in 2019)

We therefore have six grandchildren, we love equally, and are thankful they are all serving the Lord.