Jim Wright – Associate Pastor
Jim was a “MK” (missionaries’ kid) and spent his early childhood in West Africa. His parents returned to Canada in 1967, and he spent his teenage years in Brampton, ON. Surrendering his life to Christ in 1977,and immediately began pursuing training for the ministry. Earning his Bachelor of Religion at Briercrest, (SK) and his Master of Theological Studies from OTS (now Tyndale) in 1984.
Jim has always had a burden to reach out to those who do not know Christ. Over the years of ministry, Jim has served the Lord church planting in Belgium (utilizing French) for eight (8) years, and as the director of Scripture Gift Mission for eight (8) years, and as an assistant pastor of a multi-cultural context in Scarborough for eleven (11) years, where he led a growing youth ministry and was active in evangelism, preaching, teaching and leading the small groups ministry.
In 1988, Jim married Michelle, who has been (and is) a wonderful wife and mother to their three (3) children; Stephanie, Suzanne, and Michael. Jim enjoys reading for personal growth, fitness, owns a 1984 Goldwing motorcycle, and spending time with his family.