Jim Bushoven, Community Development Pastor
Hawthorne Gospel Church - Hawthorne, NJ
March 9, 2015
Pastor Jim Bushoven has been a life-long resident of New Jersey, and is committed to seeing God move in his home state. He currently serves as the community development pastor at Hawthorne Gospel Church, and is also the Co-chair for NJ CityServe. In those roles, Pastor Jim has sought to build healthy churches, and to unite the Church as a whole. He is a champion of the local church and desires to see communities transformed by the Kingdom of God.
At NJ CityServe, Pastor Jim is part of a leadership team that seeks to lead a region-wide movement to see the Gospel lived out in neighborhoods all over New Jersey. This means empowering and mobilizing the local churches to unite, act, and serve. He does this on both the regional level and at his local church, which he loves.
Pastor Jim is a graduate of Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary. He and his wife have three kids, and live in New Jersey.