Pastor Oesterwind

Pastor James OesterwindPastor James Oesterwind taught for five years at Heritage Baptist Academy (1991 – 1996) and has been its Principal since 1999. He has a B.A. degree in Bible with an ancient language minor from Bob Jones University (1996-1999). He has also earned an M.A. degree in Christian studies from Luther Rice Seminary (2008). He is currently seeking a D.P.T degree from Bob Jones University. He is involved in all areas of the church ministry along with his wife, Sue. Pastor Oesterwind and Sue have five sons: John, Henry, Walter, William, and Jedediah.

Pastor Oesterwind contributes to the Proclaim and Defend blog, a ministry of the FBFI and has his own blog at