The Pastors –
Jim Wright – Associate Pastor
Jim was a “MK” (missionaries’ kid) and spent his early childhood in West Africa. His parents returned to Canada in 1967, and he spent his teenage years in Brampton, ON. Surrendering his life to Christ in 1977,and immediately began pursuing training for the ministry. Earning his Bachelor of Religion at Briercrest, (SK) and his Master of Theological Studies from OTS (now Tyndale) in 1984.
Jim has always had a burden to reach out to those who do not know Christ. Over the years of ministry, Jim has served the Lord church planting in Belgium (utilizing French) for eight (8) years, and as the director of Scripture Gift Mission for eight (8) years, and as an assistant pastor of a multi-cultural context in Scarborough for eleven (11) years, where he led a growing youth ministry and was active in evangelism, preaching, teaching and leading the small groups ministry.
In 1988, Jim married Michelle, who has been (and is) a wonderful wife and mother to their three (3) children; Stephanie, Suzanne, and Michael. Jim enjoys reading for personal growth, fitness, owns a 1984 Goldwing motorcycle, and spending time with his family.
Our Deacons –
Tim Shauf – My name is Tim Shauf, I am married to Sheila, together we have three children: Jocelyn, Luke and Will. As a family, we have attended LBCBC since moving into this area in 1999 and have enjoyed being involved in a variety of roles over that time. I currently serve in the role of deacon, as well as being a part of the worship teams.
I have chosen to make my career in the insurance field and in my recreation time I enjoy boating, travel and golf.
My favourite passage of scripture is Micah 6:8 – “He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”
Al Mulock – Alan Mulock is an accomplished farmer. He has grown up on a farm, and became actively involved at the age of 14. He attended LCVI, and graduated high school in 1993. He attended Ridgetown College of Agriculture, and graduated with an Diploma in Agricultural Business and Field Crop Production in 1995. He married Deborah in 1997. He has three children, two boys, and a girl, born between 2000, and 2005. He took over the family farm Full time in 2008, and continues to run a successful farming operation.
He has attended church his whole life. When he was a child, he and his family attended Little Britain Baptist church, until 1990. He accepted Christ as his saviour at the age of 7. He was Baptized by immersion when he was 15 by Pastor Troy Iwin. His parents, siblings and himself started attending Grace Baptist Church in Sunderland. In 2003 he became a deacon, and held that position until 2012. He was also treasurer from 2001 until 2012. In 2012 he and his family started attending Little Britain Community Baptist Church. He became a deacon at this church in 2015, and is currently still serving in that roll.
Alan has a great love for the Lord, his family, and community. He currently resides in Oakwood, ON.
Al Crosbie –
Worship Teams –
Alpha Team – ‘Alpha Team’ consists of: Roger Wilkinson, Kathleen Gaulin, and Debbie Mullock. Kathleen has been with various worship teams at the church for almost 20 years. While the Alpha team was formed in 2009. Debbie joined the team a few years ago after playing piano at her last church for many years. In this past year Roger joined and has helped develop the teams style in a new direction.
Omega Team – ‘Omega’ Team members include: Larry Black or Scott Armstrong (percussion), Karyn Black and Al Cavers (vocals), Nancy Webster (piano), and Luke and Tim Shauf (guitars). The team for the most part has been together since we gathered in the old church building. It has appreciated help in the past from: Mariah Busse, Ron Swain, Lori Batty for vocals, Allison Van Kessel on flute, and Karl Batty and Pastor Jim Wright with guitar.
Xi Team – Team Xi centres on David Bauer on guitar, Amanda Z on piano or keyboards, and Jordan Batty on drums. Many others: feature as guests with this team.
Office & Administrative Staff –
Roberta Armstrong – Office Administrator