Pastor Jim Amandus

Lead Pastor of Highlands Community Church | 1989 – 2018
Pastor Jim served as the Lead Pastor overseeing the ministries and pastoral staff of Highlands Community Church. Jim came to HCC in 1989. His passion is prayer, teaching, and discipling men to be fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Jim teaches pastors and missionaries in the US and internationally. He earned his TH.M from Dallas Theological Seminary and his doctorate from Fuller Seminary. Jim loves serving the Lord with his wife Lauri. The Lord has blessed them with four children and eight grandchildren. Jim loves running, hiking, scuba diving, skiing, and an early morning grande mocha at Starbucks.