J. Don George has served many years as both pastor and evangelist. After traveling as an evangelist for seven years, he held pastorates in Plainview, Texas, and Fort Worth, Texas, before becoming senior pastor of Calvary Church in Irving, Texas, in 1972.
J. Don George is a graduate of Wayland Baptist University, and has studied at Louisiana State University and the University of Texas at Arlington. He also holds the Doctor of Divinity degree from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Pastor George has traveled often to foreign countries for evangelistic outreach crusades. He has conducted crusades in Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America.
In 1957, Pastor George was married to Gwen Rogers of Abilene, Texas. Their three children are Valerie, Roger, and Rodney. J. Don and Gwen have six grandchildren.
Pastor George is a member of the Irving Chamber of Commerce, the Irving Las Colinas Rotary Club, and the Irving Ministerial Association. He is past president of the Irving Ministerial Association, the Greater Dallas Assemblies of God Pastors Association, and the Irving Las Colinas Rotary Club.
J. Don George presently serves on the following ministry boards: