Meet Our Team

John Lepera, ThD

Adjunct Faculty

Department: Arts & Sciences, Bible & Theology

Office Location: Philadelphia

Professor in Arts & Sciences and Bible & Theology Departments at LBC.
Professor at Geneva College/CUTS
Professor/Dir. of Admissions/Dir. of the Undergraduate Program/Academic Committee Member – Faith Theological Seminary
Interim Pastor – Hope Chapel
Ordained and Licensed – American Presbyterian Church, Inc., and the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
Co-Owner – University Business Machines
National Product Marketing Manager – Texas Instruments
Rocket Scientist – TRW/Northrup
Graduate Assistant – BSU

Hobbies: Ballroom/Latin dancing, world-wide travel, scuba, sword collecting/fighting, bong sul, golf, and weight lifting.

Advice: It takes an ongoing, sincere relationship to convert someone and make a disciple. Don’t assume what someone believes, ask them what they believe.


ThD, Practical Theology, Faith Theological Seminary
MDiv, Traditional Pastoral Training, Faith Theological Seminary
MA, Biblical Literature/Christian Education, Faith Theological Seminary
MS, Physics and Structural Geology, Ball State University
BS, Teaching Physics and Mathematics, Ball State University and Purdue University

Master’s Thesis: Development and Application of a Radiometric Dating Laboratory
Member: Sigma Pi Sigma, National Physics Honorary


Ephesians 4:14,15 That we may no longer be infants, tossed about by waves and carried about by every wind of teaching, by the trickery of people, by craftiness with reference to the scheming of deceit. Speaking the truth in love.