I have been Lead Pastor at Calvary since 2001. I am married to my first and only love, Lyn, since 1980, and together we have raised three children: Graydon and Sarah, Jordan and Jordan Clare, and Bronwyn. We have six grandchildren: Lukumay, Boanerges, Ruby Mae, Benaiah, Joshua and Lyla.
I love road trips, the outdoors, fishing, and photography as I can never get enough of God’s creation. I am an avid sports fan, particularly the Bruins and the Steelers, and enjoy playing every sport, especially if the score is kept. I especially love Italian food and a good burger. Calvary is healthy, vibrant, energetic, and caring. We take living under the rule and reign of Christ to the next level.email Rick
Ministry Team Director & Worship Arts Pastor
I've been in leadership at Calvary since 1996 and joined the full-time staff team in 2002 and currently serve as Calvary's Worship Pastor and Ministry Team Director.
I've been married to my beautiful wife Debbie since 1988 and we have enjoyed raising our three children here at Calvary: Rachel (married to Jordan Doner), Katie (married to Will St. Pierre) and Ben. I love the beauty of God's creation and enjoy fishing our local creeks and lakes.
It's exciting to see the impact that God has allowed our church to have as we have tried to practically live out the gospel of Christ. I'm also thankful that Calvary has been a great place to grow in Christ and how it has also contributed to my family's spiritual growth.
Church Family Care Pastor
I began my ministry here at Calvary as Pastor of Church Family Care in 2018. I am passionate about caring for people, especially within the context of the local church.
I have been married to my wonderful wife Laurie since 1991 and we have four children: Jon, Josh, Jennifer and Jillian. I love spending time in the outdoors, especially camping and canoeing.
I am so thankful to be part of this church family. I especially value their commitment to the Word of God and discipleship. It is a pleasure and honour to serve in this local expression of the Body of Christ.email Mark
Music & Technical Ministries Pastor
I started as an intern at Calvary in 2011, became a ministry associate in 2014 and recently, in May of 2019, I became the Music and Technical Ministries Pastor.
I am responsible for preparing most of the music we sing at Calvary, whether it is on Sunday mornings or evenings, or on Thursday nights at Young Adults. I also oversee all of our technical ministries. I married my beautiful wife, who also happens to be named Jordan, in December 2013. Together we have three children: Benaiah, Joshua, and Lyla.
I love to play and watch any sport you can imagine, particularly when the Bruins, Steelers, or Fighting Irish are playing. I also love spending time with my family and eating as many hamburgers as I possibly can. Calvary is a great place to call home. Our programming is top notch for any age group, our community is caring, and we take God’s Word seriously.
Technical Arts Ministry Associate
I came to Calvary as an intern in 2014 and became the Technical Arts Ministry Associate in 2017. I oversee Calvary’s technical ministry (sound, projection, lighting and video). Sunday mornings you can find me in the tech booth in the balcony directing the technical team.
I married my amazing wife Holly in September of 2018. I enjoy all things tech as well as woodworking and building things.
The thing that I love most about Calvary is the rock solid biblical teaching. Our pastors don’t shy away from the hard truths and are constantly challenging us to live for Christ daily.email Mike
Communication & Media Arts Coordinator
I graduated from Loyalist College where I studied Film, TV, and New Media Production, and began working at Calvary in June of 2018. Before arriving at Calvary, I worked in the TV Broadcasting Industry for a few years with The Weather Network, ESPN, & The Toronto Blue Jays to name a few.
I am married to my awesome wife Meg, who works as a Music Therapist in the Durham Region and we both enjoy serving together on the worship & tech team. When I'm not at work, I'm either cheering for the Toronto Raptors, hanging out with friends, taking photos, or watching movies (best movie of all time is The Shawshank Redemption).
Calvary is not only a church, but a family. I'm glad to have found a community here and if you're looking for the same thing, this is where you need to be!email Shayne
Discipleship & Community Life Pastor
I have given leadership to our Family and Community Life ministries since 2008. My passions are to help followers of Christ mature as disciples and to see Jesus introduced to those who are lost. I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Intercultural Religious Studies from Trinity Western University and currently I am completing my MTS through Heritage College and Seminary.
When I am not at work I love spending time with my family. I am married to Jen and have been blessed with four children, Jason, Darrell, Natalie and April. Together we enjoy outdoor activities that include hunting, fishing and making maple syrup. Finally, I have developed an eclectic taste in food which can be attributed to growing up in Africa as an MK.email Kelvin
Family Ministries Pastor
I began my ministry here at Calvary in February 2015 after spending many years working in a corporate environment. I currently serve as the Family Ministries Pastor and have a passion to partner with families and raise up the next generation as disciples of Christ.
I have been married to my wife Susan since 1998 and we have 2 beautiful daughters, Emma and Abby. I am a foodie who loves to find great restaurants and unique food to share with others. I am an avid fan of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and enjoy the occasional round of golf when I can find some free time.
I feel extremely fortunate to have found a church family like the one we have at Calvary and am excited to see what God has in store for us as we continue to reach further into our community.email jim
Children & Family Ministry Associate
I am married to my wonderful husband Kenny of many years and God has blessed us with two wonderful children. Now adults, my son Isaiah is in the Military in the Communications Field and my daughter Mikayla has completed her studies in the area of Youth Ministries and Social Work at Redeemer University.
Calvary is a fantastic place to utilize the talents we have all been blessed with. There are so many areas to serve in and many opportunities to help.email Tamara
Student & Young Adult Ministries Pastor
I began my ministry here at Calvary in August of 2013 after finishing eight years of ministry as an Associate Pastor at a church in New Brunswick. I currently serve as the Student and Young Adult Ministries Pastor and have a passion for developing leaders for Christ.
I am married to my amazing wife Laura for 17 years, and we have three children; Eric, Aidan, and Bella. I love to travel and meet new people. I love to study reformed theology, play and watch football, and cook.
People from all over the world attend Calvary because of the preaching, community, and opportunity to serve our Lord Jesus Christ. When you visit, please say hello. I would love to show you our church, pray for you, and help you get connected.email nick
Campus Outreach & Student Ministries Pastor
I'm the Campus Outreach & Student Ministries Pastor. I'm passionate for seeing youth, young adults, and campus students realize the truth of Jesus Christ and embrace an intimate relationship with Him.
I’m married to Rebekah Jones and we have three boys: Micah, Ethan, and Zavier. They are bundles of joy and handfuls of “personal growth opportunities” if you know what I mean. When not fulfilling our roles at Calvary we love spending time outdoors. I’m an early to bed, early to rise kind of guy and you can find me on any given day with my head in a good book with a big ‘ol cup of coffee by my side.
Calvary is a church with ample opportunity to grow in serving, connecting with others, and worshipping the Lord in various ways.email matthew
9-12 Student Ministries Associate
I have been serving at Calvary for a number of years, starting my staff role in the Fall of 2017 as a part-time General Ministries intern. While I have served in a variety of regions over the years including children's ministries, young adults ministries, and worship arts ministries, the Lord has landed me in high school student ministries. I hold a Bachelor of Information Technology (Ontario Tech University), and Master of Divinity and Graduate Certificate in Biblical Counselling (Heritage Seminary).
I am married to my beautiful wife Michelle who is the Ministry Support, Calendar, and Events Coordinator here at the church, and together we have one son, Noah. I enjoy playing piano, reading, spending time with Michelle and Noah, and a good burger, especially one from Five Guys.
I am passionate about seeing people grow in a genuine, gospel centred relationship with Christ, seeing how the truth in God's Word is extremely impactful for every day life, and Calvary Baptist Church is a church that unapologetically proclaims the truth of the Gospel.email Daniel
Ministry Support Team Director
After 32 years of working in Nuclear Power and Industry I joined the staff at Calvary in 2020 as the Ministry Support Team Director. My responsibilities include property, finance and administration. I have been married to my incredible wife Angela since 1995 and we have three children: Emma, Joshua and Heather. I enjoy spending time outdoors with family and tackling never ending mechanical and renovation projects.
I have been blessed to be part of the Calvary family for over 50 years and have been greatly enriched in my walk with Christ as I have served with this wonderful group of people. If you have a practical skill and are looking for a way to serve, I would be pleased to help you get connected.email Paul
I began my ministry at Calvary in 1992 and as office manager, my tasks are in finance, procurement, administrative support and office staff management.
I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and worked in the field of finance before coming to Calvary. I am married to Charles and we both sing in the choir. I enjoy cooking, reading, travelling and watching travel shows.
I am grateful to be part of Calvary whose heart is to equip believers to become devoted disciples of Christ so that we may fulfill the ministry we received from the Lord.email aida
Ministry Support & Global Ministries Assistant
Here at Calvary I serve as receptionist and administrative assistant handling registrations for various programs, appointments and correspondence with our missionary family.
I have been married to my wonderful husband Frank since 1980 and have two adult sons, Matthew and Scott. I love to travel, garden, read, knit and spend time with friends.
Calvary is a wonderful place to grow in Christ because each of our Pastors are excellent preachers who teach with great passion the truths of the gospel and are committed to helping each of us become fully devoted disciples of Christ.
Ministry Support, Calendar & Events Coordinator
Here at Calvary my role is to coordinate the church calendar and events, support discipleship and integration initiatives, as well as provide additional support for the office staff. I hold a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education, and a diploma in Early Childhood Education.
I am married to my husband Daniel who serves as the 9-12 Youth Ministry Associate here at the church, and together we have one son, Noah. I love spending time with my family, baking, and enjoying a cup of tea with something sweet!
The Lord has used the church to impact my walk with Him over the years, and I feel so grateful to be able to serve in a church that is such a welcoming place into the family of God.email Michelle
I started attending Calvary in 2007 with my family and right away we felt at home. Here at Calvary I assist in the office as part time receptionist.
I studied office and medical administration and previously worked in a dental office as office administrator prior to having a family. My husband Martin and I were married in 1996 and together we have three grown children; Claudia and her husband Luis, Luke and Ethan, along with our one grand daughter Ina-Mae. As a family we enjoy gathering around a campfire and playing various games. I also enjoy spending my time in the garden, on the lake kayaking, and biking outdoors.
I am so thankful to be part of a church family who Loves Jesus and focuses on making Him known.email Christa
Biblical Counsellor & Ministry to Women Director
Here at Calvary, as a certified Biblical Counsellor, my purpose is to listen to and encourage women who are facing difficulties to become fully devoted disciples of Christ by opening up the Word of God and pointing them to the hope and glory of Jesus.
My husband Greg and I have three adult children, Ben and his wife Diana, Laura and Julia. Together, we enjoy good discussion with family and friends, home-roasted coffee, good books and serving the Lord together.
My life verse is 2 Corinthians 3:18 "And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another. For this comes from the Lord who is the Spirit.”email Jenn
Custodial Property Coordinator
I have been attending Calvary for more than 40 years, which has been like a family to me, and have served in many ministries including being a youth sponsor and a leader in Christian Service Brigade.
I am married to my wife Cheryl and we have three adult children: Holly, Kristi, and Brett. I worked at Lear Corporation for 34 years. In 2021, I became the Property Coordinator for the 300 building at Calvary.
I enjoy family time at the cottage as well as watching the Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, and NASCAR.email Cam
My wife Rita and I have been attending Calvary for over 30 years and have served in many ministries from bus ministry to youth sponsors and now as a leader in CSB (Christian Service Brigade).
I have 2 daughters, Jessica and Emma. I also retired from GM and now am working at Calvary as the Property Coordinator at the 301 campus. I enjoy dirt biking and competing in obstacle course races.email brian
I have been attending Calvary for 25 years and been part of the custodial team since 2007. I am responsible for setting up, taking down, and cleaning the church. I also serve as the men's floor and ice hockey for Calvary's sports ministry.
I am married to my wife Jen and have 4 children (Paige, Faith, Ella and Nicholas). I enjoy listening to worship music, playing and coaching hockey, spending time at the trailer, and family time.email sean
I completed 30+ years in Nuclear maintenance and now enjoying utilizing those skills here. I am married to my wife Jackie since 1986 and have 3 adult children - Danielle & Cody (Rielle and Ronnie), Mitch & Ashley (Jaxon and Tomas) and Kiersten & Clayton.
We enjoy family time and travelling to see our kids and grandchildren. We’ve been attending Calvary for 7+ years and connected through small groups. It’s a pleasure to be serving here at Calvary!email Jeff