I've been married to Heather since 2006. Other than salvation, Heather has been one of the greatest gifts God has given to me. Together, Heather and I have three kids: Patrick is 4, Evelyn is 3, and Audrey was born on August 30.
Mark was born in Hamilton, Ontario, but moved to Brazil when he was just 3 weeks old, as his parents were missionaries there. Since he grew up in Brazil, it was only natural that he was attracted to another “missionary kid” who grew up in Jamaica and Australia.
Worship & Youth Pastor
Luke and his wife Becky have been married since May 2012. Luke and Becky have three young children - Theodore (Theo, Ivy, and Macy). When he is not enjoying quality time with his wife and children, Luke enjoys reading, basketball, hamburgers, campfires, and spending time with friends and family.
Children's Ministry Director
Michele's passion for children and ministering to them has been shaped by her life experiences. After attending a kids' outreach service as a five year old, Michele understood her personal need for God's forgiveness. Then with her parents' guidance, she accepted Christ as her Saviour. As she grew and matured spiritually, Michele had many opportunities to work in various children's ministries at church. A love for teaching and shepherding kids grew within her heart.
Tyler was born and raised in London, Ontario, and most of his childhood was spent here at Summerside Community Church. Tyler is married to Christy, and they have just recently moved back to London to serve at Summerside while Tyler continues his studies at Heritage Seminary.
Liz is married to Rick and they have two grown sons - Dexter and Isaac - and one grandson. Liz works part time coordinating all areas of administration. If you have any question about any aspect of church ministry, she likely has the answer! Liz is a valuable memeber of the Summerside staff team. Her organizational abilities and efficiency helps the church carry out Jesus' mission.
Both Pastors Deven and Mark are elders. In addition to them, we have five other elders
Michael was born and raised in the Detroit area, and has been in London since 2007. He and his wife Abby have three teen-aged children (notice the white hairs), and delight in seeing God at work in people’s lives
Jon Mark Davis
Jon Mark was born in Sapporo, Japan and grew up as an MK (Missionary Kid) in Southeast Asia. He gave his life to Christ at a young age and then later recommitted his heart after wrestling with the loss of his mother to cancer.
Mark DeVries was born and raised in London, Ontario. He became a Christian at 19 while completing his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Western Ontario. In 1998, he married his high school sweetheart, Kristin, and had two children, Andrew and Alexandra.
Ron was born in 1952 in Toronto in a Christian home. He came to know the Lord during a Boys Brigade meeting at the age of 9. The family moved to Ottawa in 1960 and then to Dorchester in 63. At the age of 12 Ron was baptized with a good friend at Gladstone Baptist Church. In 1968 while working at Canadian Keswick he met Lynda whom he eventually married in 1973.
Minne Bouma was born in Rinsumageest, Netherlands, to Ted and Betty Bouma. Minne grew up as a dairy farmer’s son, first in the Netherlands, and then in Ontario as well when the family immigrated to Canada. Minne graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 1997 (BA in History, and a minor in English) and completed his Master of Science in Education Administration from Pensacola in 2002.