Staff

+Pastor Mark & Laura Emmerson (Senior Pastor)
Pastor Mark & Laura began full time ministry in 1976. Previous to that time they were actively involved in various departments of the church. Pastor Mark was in the first founding service of IGC and has been part of all aspects of the church’s growth. Together they cast the Lord’s vision for this work. They invite you to join them for a special time of worship and ministry of the Word in a multicultural setting of God’s people.

 

+Carey Emmerson (Youth Pastor)
Carey Emmerson is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier with a Masters of Theological Studies degree. She is a certified counsellor, talented vocalist and musician. The Youth Ministry is under her capable leadership for the challenges young people face in today’s culture.

+David McElrea (Music Minister)
David McElrea gives direction to the Music Ministry. A talented keyboard musician and drummer, he, along with the worship singers and praise band, present a diverse music celebration from the traditional hymns to contemporary songs. David also serves in a church administration role to co-ordinate various departmental activities.

+Debbie Nelson (Adult Ministries)
Debbie Nelson has been a leader in many IGC ministries including Women’s ministry, Children’s work and founded the Youth ministry called “The Edge”. She now gives direction to the Adult Ministries which includes, Ladies’, Men’s, Married Couples, College and Careers, Seniors, and Singles.

+Becky Avina (Office Administrator)
Becky Avina is the Office Administrator. Your phone and email communication is handled by her. She can provide you with more information about current church activities or book an appointment with church staff for you.

 

+June Weigel (Receptionist)
June Weigel is our Sunday Morning and Wednesday evening office receptionist.