Blake began ministry serving with Reality Outreach Ministries, directing the drama Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames, while traveling to communities all over North America. He has served as Lead Pastor in three churches, two of which were church plants in Oakville and Dundas, Ontario, before accepting the Pastorate in Sudbury in 2007, at New Sudbury Pentecostal Church. For the past seven years, Blake has served with the Western Ontario District of the PAOC as Regional Director to the North; offering help and guidance to about seventy churches, Aboriginal Pentecostal Ministries, and the great men and women who serve in ministries from Gravenhurst to Fort Severn. Blake and Christine have felt God calling them back to the local church. They are excited to be part of a community of believers determined to grow God’s Kingdom.
Blake has been married to Christine for over thirty-one years. They have four grown children—three married daughters and one son.
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Mario grew up in Italy and England. While living in Canada, he felt called into full-time ministry. Mario holds a Bachelor of Theology degree from Eastern Pentecostal Bible College, and a Master of Theological Studies from Wycliffe College (University of Toronto).
His passions are in the areas of Worship and Missions. This is evidenced in part during Willowdale’s Sunday Celebrations, as people from all nations gather to worship through a variety of musical styles.
He is married to his beautiful wife Jaqueline, and together they have a daughter, Alessia Grace.
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Family & Community Pastor
Doug was born and raised in Whitby, Ontario. After High School, he served two years in the Gulf Coast Master's Commission program (Sarasota, FL), while studying at SouthEastern University. He completed his Bachelor of Theology at Master's College & Seminary and is currently enrolled in the Master's program at Tyndale Seminary.
Doug has a passion for community, spiritual formation and helping people reach their full potential.
He is married to his best friend, Ashleigh. They have been blessed with a set of beautiful twins, August and Fianna.
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Earl was born in Jamaica, and educated at the University of The West Indies and Tyndale Seminary. He has known the call of God was on his life for many years. He volunteered as a lay leader in various ministries while teaching in Jamaica. He immigrated to Canada in 1987, and along with his beautiful wife Jennifer and has served in various ministry capacities since then.
Earl and Jennifer are thankful for, and proud of, their two adult children: Joel and Janay.
Earl is very passionate about social justice and helping others find creative ways to engage the culture with the gospel of Christ. He also has tremendous respect for facts and the ability to take any task and define it, plan it, and see it through to its implementation.
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