Dr. John Benefiel is the founder and senior pastor of Church on the Rock, Oklahoma City. He also founded and directs the Heartland Apostolic Prayer Network (HAPN), with a leader and a network in each of the 50 states in the US and in 42 nations. He received his Doctorate of Theology degree from the Jacksonville Theology Seminary in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Benefiel serves as the First Vice President of Church on the Rock International, an apostolic network with thousands of churches worldwide.

Dr. Benefiel’s God-given vision is to see all of Oklahoma, the Home of the Red Man, the heartland and Israel saved and transformed by the love and power of God.