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John Stumbo President, U.S. C&MA

John Stumbo has filled many roles with The Alliance over the past 30 years, including pastor, administrator, District Superintendent and most recently President of the U.S. C&MA. John’s life opened up to the work of the Holy Spirit during the LIFE ’76 conference in St. Louis. “I live with a lifetime of gratitude for God’s continued pursuit,” he wrote. A frequent contributor to alife and other magazines, John has also written two books, An Honest Look at a Mysterious Journey, and In The Midst.


“Let’s celebrate the anniversary!” A National Office employee pitched an idea to me. Twenty-five years ago the leaders of The Alliance moved our headquarters from New York to Colorado. My teammate suggested that we shouldn’t let the opportunity pass: “We can invite back former employees, have a special chapel service, take a picture and enjoy […]


John Stumbo Video Blog No. 8

John challenges pastors to move beyond perfunctory leadership to the high and holy calling of leading His Church.


John Stumbo Video Blog No. 7

Watch as John shares how God has raised up The Alliance to bring the gospel of Jesus Christ to every segment of human society. And we must have all hands of deck—fully passionate, fully committed, and working together for what He is calling the C&MA to be and to do.


John Stumbo Video Blog No. 6

Watch as John Stumbo shares the leadership (or chief executive officer) aspects of his role as president and begins to articulate the vision that God has given to the C&MA.

John Stumbo video blog — MESSAGE No. 5 — December 2013

John Stumbo Video Blog No. 5

C&MA President John Stumbo invites pastors and workers to “receive what God is bringing to us, to the point where it’s something we treasure—hold as holy, to be reflected on.”

John Stumbo Video Blog - November 2013

John Stumbo Video Blog No. 4

Watch as C&MA President John Stumbo invites pastors and workers to the same passion that stirred Simpson’s heart “the remedy for our spiritual situation in New York is the repentance of professing Christians, the baptism of the Holy Spirit, and the revival of evangelistic work in the Christian Church.”

John Stumbo Video Blog – MESSAGE No. 3 – October 2013

John Stumbo Video Blog No. 3

In this, his third monthly video blog, C&MA President John Stumbo invites pastors and workers to “Leave your sails up, my friends. Persevere with me in this great work to which we have been called.”

Nosotros Somos la Luz

Nosotros Somos la Luz

John Stumbo, el presidente de La Alianza de EE.UU., hace una pregunta que requiere más de una respuesta. Miren y escúchenlo explicar la preciosa realidad que Cristo ha compartido con nosotros sus seguidores la tarea más gloriosa posible—¡la de SER LUZ!

We Are The Light

We Are the Light

U. S. Alliance President John Stumbo poses a question that demands more than one answer. Watch and listen as he unpacks the precious reality that Christ has shared His most glorious task—BEING LIGHT—with those who follow Him.

John Stumbo Video blog – MESSAGE No. 2 – September 2013

John Stumbo Video Blog No. 2

God is speaking… are we listening? In this, his second monthly video blog, C&MA President John Stumbo invites pastors and workers to “stay in the conversation.” Read more at


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