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Editor

James Everett Horsch, American editor. Ordained to ministry Mennonite Church, 1966. Congressional chair, elder Menonite Church Scottdale, since 1974; board directors Southmoreland Civic Association, Scottdale, 1976-1978. Member Association Statisticians of America Religious Bodies (vice president 1984-1988, president 1988-1990), Laurelville Mennonite Church Center Association (vice president 1980-1982).

Background

Horsch, James Everett was born on November 1, 1939 in McClean County, Illinois, United States. Son of Henry L. and Esther (Litwiller) Horsch.

Education

Associate of Arts, Hesston College, 1960. Bachelor, Goshen College, 1962. Bachelor's Degree, Goshen Biblical Seminary, 1966.

Master of Education, University Pittsburgh, 1974.

Career

Interim pastor, Albany (Oregon ) and Logsden (Oregon) Mennonite Church, 1963-1964;summer pastoral intern, Blooming Glen (Pennsylvania) Mennonite Church, 1965;assistant pastor, Hesston (Kansas) Menonnite Church, 1966-1968;editor, Mennonite Public House, Scottdale, Pennsylvania, 1968-1982, 84-;former board directors, Laurelviile Mennonite Church Center, Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvaniaexecutive director, Laurelville Mennonite Church Center, Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, 1982-1984. Chairman of the Board Pennsylvania Mennonite Credit Union, Scottdale.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Mennonite Church, 1966.

Membership

Congressional chair, elder Menonite Church Scottdale, since 1974. Board directors Southmoreland Civic Association, Scottdale, 1976-1978. Member Association Statisticians of America Religious Bodies (vice president 1984-1988, president 1988-1990), Laurelville Mennonite Church Center Association (vice president 1980-1982).

Connections

Married Ruth Amelia Emerson, July 11, 1958. Children: James Anthony, Janet Renee, Jon Emerson.

father:
Henry L. Horsch

mother:
Esther (Litwiller) Horsch

spouse:
Ruth Amelia Emerson

children:
James Anthony Horsch

Janet Renee Horsch

Jon Emerson Horsch