March 2023 – Network Update


ReGroup 2023 is in full swing! There’s still time to register for any of the upcoming seminars, and we would love to see you there.

What is ReGroup?
Regional Church Leadership Seminars provide leadership training to your entire team: pastors, deacons, church administrators, lay-leaders, worship leaders, greeters, team leaders, youth/young adult pastors, children, and preteen pastors or serve with other volunteers within the local church setting. Everyone is welcome!

General Sessions and specialized elective sessions will be facilitated that address specific issues relating to church leadership, multiplication, revitalization, care, and governance.


The Makings of a GREAT Next Gen Leader – Allen de Jong, Austin Toews

Governance and Finance – Ken Russell and Jenny Goertz

From Silos to Spaces: Orienting our Church to Cultural Integration – Harold Gutierrez

Designing Your Discipleship Pathways – Len DenBraber

Is Your Church Stuck? – Mark Lewis

Visit our events page to register today!

Master’s Degree programs at Summit Pacific College

Apply today for our Fall 2023 intake


The Master of Arts in Theology and Spiritual Leadership equips pastors, lay leaders, and interested individuals in the church and marketplace contexts with spiritual leadership competencies rooted in biblical and theological knowledge.

The Master of Arts in Youth Ministry focuses on practical training in youth ministry with a significant focus on spiritual formation and allows for flexibility between theology and leadership. This program is targeted toward pastors who are working in a significant youth ministry role.

Both programs are delivered in person and online via video conferencing. These programs will be an engaging experience with world-class instructors and a diverse group of peers from across the country.

The Master’s degree can be completed while in full-time ministry or work.

We are now accepting applications for our Fall 2023 intake.

For more information or to apply, visit

Churches in Transition

Cariboo/Prince George Section:

  • Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Vanderhoof

Delta/Tri-Cities Section:

  • Vancouver Celebration Christian Fellowship, Surrey

Far North/Yukon Section:

  • Dawson City Christian Fellowship, Dawson City Yukon (Replant)
  • New Life Assembly, Tumbler Ridge

Fraser Valley Section:

  • Hope Pentecostal Assembly, Hope
  • Central Pentecostal Assembly, Chilliwack

Indigenous Section:

  • Bella Coola Pentecostal Assembly, Bella Coola
  • Kispiox Pentecostal Assembly, Kispiox
  • Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church, Alert Bay

Kootenays Section:

  • Golden Pentecostal Church, Golden (Replant)
  • Valley Christian Assembly, Windermere
  • Snow Valley Christian Fellowship, Fernie
  • Saddleback Community Church, Nakusp

North Vancouver Island Section:

  • Ocean View Christian Assembly, Port Alice

Northwest Section:

  • Cedarview Community Church, Port Clements
  • Bethel Assembly, Queen Charlotte
  • Hazelton Pentecostal Church, Hazelton
  • Mountain View Assembly, Smithers
  • Kaien Community Church, Prince Rupert
  • Lakes Fellowship, Burns Lake

Okanagan Section:

  • Cherryville Gospel Church, Cherryville

South Vancouver Island Section:

  • North Douglas Pentecostal Tabernacle, Victoria

Vancouver Section:

  • Finnish Bethel Church, Vancouver
  • Vancouver Chinese Pentecostal Church, Vancouver
  • Redemption Church, Vancouver

Pastoral Transitions:

  • Heather Subrata was appointed as the Administrative Assistant for Events and Ministry Lead Team at the BC/Yukon District Office. Her start date was January 9.
  • Lyndon Dueck was appointed as the Administrative Assistant for Communications, Media, and Design at the BC/Yukon District Office. His start date was Feb. 13.
  • Kevin Fricker was appointed as the Lead Pastor of Delta Pentecostal Church. He will start his role on June 1.
  • George Rowe resigned as Lead Pastor at Chetwynd Gospel Tabernacle. He will conclude his role on June 30.
  • Adam Somerville was appointed as the Lead Pastor of The Landing Church, Vernon. He started his role on March 6.
  • Raeden Hill was appointed as the Youth Pastor of The Landing Church, Vernon. He will start his role on May 1.
  • Kiersten Hill was appointed as the Children’s and Preteen Pastor of The Landing Church, Vernon. She will start her role on May 1.
  • Marcello Sequeira was appointed as the Worship and Arts Pastor of Oceanside Community Church, Parksville. He will start his role on April 2.
  • Jason Cornelius was appointed as a Canadian-based (GlobalEd) Global Worker with Mission Global. He started his role on March 1.
  • Mauricio Rabino was appointed as the Lead Pastor of Central Pentecostal Assembly, Chilliwack. He will start his role on April 16.
  • Justin Furse was appointed as the Lead Pastor of Valley Christian Assembly, Windermere. He will start his role on April 15.
  • Chris Kim was appointed as the Outreach Pastor of Nanaimo Native Victory Chapel. He started his role on March 20.

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