Interim Lead Pastor
Randy trained for pastoral ministry at Northwest Baptist Theological College and Northwest Baptist Seminary before beginning ministry in Edmonton. Ruth and Randy were members of Wycliffe Bible Translators for ten years, serving in the Philippines. After returning from the Philippines and another few years in pastoral ministry in Maple Ridge, Randy found himself in the political arena. He was a member of Parliament from 2004 until his retirement from politics in 2015. Since then, in addition to enjoying time with Ruth and their family, Randy has been involved in interim pastoral ministry; NWLB is his fifth assignment. Randy and Ruth have three children and ten grandchildren. In his spare time, Randy enjoys reading, riding, and watching football.
Brenda loves working in the church office on a part-time basis and she is one organized lady! She keeps us all connected and in the know with her weekly e-mail communications and the weekly bulletin. These are just a couple of the many tasks that keeps her busy in the office.
After working for 10 years in the Trinity Western University Admissions Department, she now enjoys entertaining and spending time with grandchildren.
Building Maintenance Facilitator
Eric can be found at the church almost anytime, day or night, tidying and cleaning after the many functions that take place. He keeps busy painting and making repairs throughout the building to keep our church building safe and attractive for our Preschool as well as our weekly activities.
Eric drove a Vancouver City bus for 40 years and now in his retirement years, enjoys spending time with his family.
Director of Children & Youth
Katrina has been a valued member of the staff team at NWLB for the past year. She leads our Sunday Bible time for kids, our summer kids ministry (CornerStage Musical Theatre Camps) and our weekly youth program. All of this while going to school full time at Columbia Bible College. Katrina has been a childcare worker, a Disney World host and trainer, a social media manager, a children and youth leader, and leader. She also runs her own small children’s entertainment business. She is passionate about Jesus and seeing kids come to know Him personally.