Jon Huckins is the Co-Founding Director of a peacemaking training organization called The Global Immersion Project whose work is to train individuals and communities to move toward conflict equipped to heal rather than to win. After extensive international travel and study in the Middle East, Jon focuses much of his writing and speaking on peacemaking, reconciliation and the role of the Church as an instrument of peace in the world.
He writes for numerous publications including Red Letter Christians, Sojourners, and RELEVANT, is a contributing author to multiple books and has written two books of his own; Teaching Through the Art of Storytelling and Thin Places: Six Postures for Creating and Practicing Missional Community. Jon is an adjunct professor at Bethel Seminary teaching a theology for social justice and has a master’s degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in theology and ethics.
He lives in San Diego with his wife, Jan, three daughters (Ruby, Rosie & Lucy) and one son (Hank) where they co-lead an intentional Christian community seeking to live as a reconciling presence in their neighborhood of Golden Hill.