John was born in 1951 in Las Vegas. His family traveled quite a bit throughout his childhood for his father’s career in the U.S. Air Force. John excelled at academics and sports. He discovered a great love and appreciation for nature and chose to earn a degree in Renewable Natural Resources, leading him to a serve as a Park Ranger in California. He went on to earn a Masters degree in Counseling.
His exploration of meditation and spirituality brought him to meet John-Roger. Soon after taking a heart-opening seminar with Insight Seminars, he showed up on John-Roger’s doorstep, ready to serve in whatever way he could be used for the highest good. John spent many years assisting and traveling with John-Roger, facilitating for Insight Seminars, developing and leading spiritual workshops, seminars, and retreats for MSIA, and doing good works for organizations devoted to spirit, peace, and the awakening heart. In 1988, John Morton received the “keys” to the Mystical Traveler Consciousness from John-Roger.
John is the author of two books: The Blessings Already Are and You Are The Blessings. Both books offer practical and inspirational passages on finding the blessings in everyday life.
For nearly 40 years, John Morton has been committed to the work of John-Roger and Soul Transcendence. He travels extensively throughout the world with his wife Leigh Taylor-Young Morton, leading workshops and retreats, and giving seminars, lectures, and media interviews. His tireless dedication is remarkable and a true gift to all who experience his loving and generous heart
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