Jim Horsthuis

Assistant Director of Ministry Formation

Jim has served in a variety of church, academic and denominational contexts for much of his adult life. He has completed a PhD in Christian Theology from McMaster Divinity College and is ordained with the Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada. Along with his adjunct teaching he is the Director of Education with Emmaus Formation Centre. Jim’s academic and research interests continue to be in Trinitarian theology, Spiritual Formation and Direction, Pastoral Theology, and Contemplative Spirituality. Jim is married to Laura they live in Salmon Arm, BC and they have two adult children, Josh and Jenna.


McMaster Divinity College
Hamilton, ON
ACTS Seminaries
Langley, BC
Ambrose University College
Calgary, AB

Current Course List

Course Title Instructors Term Year/Month Days
Ministry Formation (Fall + Winter) Lee Beach, Jim Horsthuis Fall 2023