John W Kennedy

John W. Kennedy

John W. Kennedy is news editor of PE News. He previously spent 15 years as news editor of the Pentecostal Evangel. Kennedy spent seven years as news editor at Christianity Today and 11 years as a reporter and editor for newspapers in Iowa and California. He and his wife, Patty, have three grown sons, Joshua, Jesse, and Zachary, plus five grandchildren.


Articles by John W. Kennedy

Embracing the Oil Rebound

North Dakota church in boom town sees rig workers as a window of opportunity.

Appealing to Broader Masses

Christian-themed movies can find a larger audience by stretching faith, not just reinforcing values.

Sports Gambling Sanctioned

U.S. Supreme Court opens the door for states to authorize betting on athletic contests.