Pastor John Lee is a native of San Antonio and grew up in First Chinese Baptist Church, San Antonio. He trusted Christ as his Savior during a youth retreat in 1971. Pastor John graduated from Trinity University with a bachelor's degree in Biology and later was led to commit his life to full time ministry. He attended Dallas Theological Seminary, where he received a Master's of Theology in Old Testament.
After graduating from seminary, Pastor John was ordained at the Chinese Baptist Church of Miami, where he ministered for twenty years. Prior to coming to San Antonio, Pastor John served as Minister of Curriculum and Care at First Baptist Church of Ft. Lauderdale.
Pastor John has been happily married to his wife Lily for more than 30 years; they have two sons, Joshua and wife Meagan, and Daniel.