Intersession Faculty

Robert Cousins
rcousins [at]

Robert was born and raised in Northern Ireland. He moved to Canada when he was 24 years old. Robert graduated from Ontario Bible College with a BTh. He and his wife Sheila served as missionaries in East Africa for 12 years where their two children, Andrew and Rebekah were born and raised.

Robert served as personnel director of AIM (Canada) for 5 years and was seconded from AIM to...

Rebecca Idestrom
ridestrom [at]

Associate Professor of Old Testament

BTh, Central Pentecostal College, 1985
BA, University of Toronto, 1987
MRel, Wycliffe College, Toronto, 1990
PhD, University of Sheffield, 1996

Areas of Specialization
Old Testament, History of Biblical Interpretation, Hebrew,...

Van Johnson
vjohnson [at]

Adjunct Professor of New Testament

BA, McGill University, 1979
MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1980
ThD, Wycliffe College, University of Toronto, 1997

Areas of Specialization: Pentecostal History, Luke, Romans, Jewish Apocalyptic, Pastoral Theology

Dr. Van Johnson is Dean of Master's...

Ron Kydd
rkydd [at]

Emeritus Professor of Christian History

BA, University of Manitoba, 1967
MDiv, Lutheran Theological Seminary, 1968
PhD, University of St. Andrews, 1973

Areas of Specialization
Patristics, Renewal/Charismatic Movements, Pneumatology, Ancient Church of the East


David Sherbino
dsherb [at]

Professor of Spirituality and Pastoral Ministry

BA, University of Ottawa, 1970
BTh, Tyndale College, 1971
MPS, St. Paul University, 1975
STM, McGill University, 1976
Diploma in Ministry, Presbyterian College, McGill University, 1976
Diploma in Spiritual Direction...