Rev. Fred Penney
Pastor Fred loves gardening, motorcycles and table tennis! He is also a big fan of the Montreal Canadiens - which makes life interesting when living in Ontario!
Fred is married to Valerie (1986) and is dad to two young men and two young ladies. Pastor Fred has been a Pastor for 29 years and Has served at Emmanuel since 2001.
"My favourite book of the bible is the Gospel of Luke, followed closely by John. I love Luke's thorough storytelling and I love the "I AM" statements of Jesus in John's Gospel."
Jonathan Topping is the new youth pastor at Emmanuel Community Church. Pastor Jonathan and his wife, Leah, have a little cat named Spot (named after Dataís cat on Star Trek).
He has a masterís degree in the Philosophy of Religion and Ethics from Biola University in California. He enjoys being able to have discussions about religious and cultural issues, handling the tough questions of life and faith, and helping people with their doubts as they journey in their relationship with Christ.
Pastor Jonathan also loves board games, extreme rollerblading, swing dancing, and Minecraft.