Lloyd Lee As our part-time Interim Rector, Lloyd provides spiritual oversight and leadership to our Parish Council and Ministry Director during a season of transition at St. Peter’s Fireside. He works to ensure our identity, culture, and ethos is nurtured until a Lead Pastor is appointed. Lloyd preaches every six weeks and provides very limited pastoral care. His Sabbath is on Fridays. Lloyd also works full-time at Union Gospel Mission as an addictions counsellor.
Phill Pearson As our Ministry Director, Phill directs the faithful stewardship and implementation of our vision, ministries, and operations. He oversees our staff, preaching team, and Community Groups, and also provide pastoral care to our church. His Sabbath is on Saturdays.
Heidi Martin As our Ministry Coordinator, Heidi empowers a culture of service. She coordinates worship services, recruits and equips service teams, and schedules servers. Heidi also helps our community stay connected with all that happens at St. Pete’s. Her Sabbath is on Mondays.
Rachel Wilkowski As our part-time Family Ministry Director, Rachel leads our ministries to children and families. She plans and coordinates all aspects of St. Pete’s Kids on Sundays, and supports parents in discipling their children. Her Sabbath is on Saturdays.
Derek Martin As our part-time Worship Director, Derek oversees musical worship at our church. He leads worship for services, develops and empowers other worship leaders, and cultivates a healthy music team. His Sabbath is on Saturdays.
Rob Collis As a full-time Curate (assistant minister), Rob fosters and facilitates our online worship gatherings. He leads Alpha, provides pastoral care, and teaches Catechism and Equip & Build. His Sabbath is on Fridays. Rob fundraises his salary. If you’d like to support him click here.
Richard Sandlin As a part-time Curate (assistant minister), Richard serves in Sunday Services, Community Groups, Care Team, Catechism and Evening Prayer services. We share Richard with the wonderful folks over at St. Timothy’s Anglican Church in North Vancouver as well. His Sabbath is on Fridays.
The Parish Council is composed of annually elected and appointed members who uphold the constitution and bylaws of St. Peter’s Fireside. They work alongside the Lead Pastor to ensure the responsible implementation of the church’s vision, stewardship of our resources, and management of our affairs as an incorporated religious society. As the name Council suggests, the team serves as an advisory and administrative support to the Lead Pastor. Our current team members are:
Colton Whelpton, People’s Warden
Danielle Kanengoni, Treasurer
Amelia Hesketh, Trustee
Jenn Na, Trustee
Paul Treschow, Trustee
Chandler Bartsch, Secretary
Phill Pearson, Ex-Officio (Staff Representative)
Lloyd Lee, President
The Pastor’s Warden is responsible to oversee the Lead Pastor’s well being and participates in stewarding the vision of St. Peter’s. The People’s Warden advocates for the people of the congregation. This includes representing the insights, needs and concerns of the community (with confidentiality and anonymity if necessary).
Learn more about our Parish Council Discernment process or apply to join the team.
If you ever experience any form of harassment at St. Peter’s Fireside please contact our Bishop, Dan Gifford (email@example.com), our People’s Warden, Colton Whelpton (firstname.lastname@example.org), and/or Plan To Protect.