Pastor John Cohrs was born and raised in Woodburn, Indiana. He attended Woodburn Christ Lutheran School, graduated from Woodlan High School and attended IVY Tech. John was a member of Leo United Methodist Church where he served as Lay Speaker, Sunday School Teacher and Worship Leader. He is a Vietnam Veteran. John was called to the ministry in 2008, serving Flint United Methodist Church in Flint, Indiana.
Norris Chapel welcomed John in July of 2015. His insightfulness, wit and detailed knowledge of the Bible is evident through his weekly sermons and Bible Study sessions. He has a sense of humor that is warm and welcoming to all. Pastor John’s guidance and leadership are a real blessing to the Norris Chapel congregation and to the local community.