Chris Schoon, Lead Pastor

Pastor Chris stepped into the lead pastor role in 2011. In this capacity, Chris serves our church through preaching and worship, providing pastoral leadership with our Council and ministry committees, and participating with our elders and deacons in extending care within the congregation. Chris also mentors people preparing for ministry, engages in our True City and Classis Hamilton partnerships, and occasionally contributes to campus ministry efforts at Redeemer University College and McMaster University.

Alongside his pastoral work, Chris is currently completing his Doctor of Theology degree at Wycliffe College (Toronto), and has taught mission related courses at Redeemer University College and Calvin Theological Seminary.

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Janice Sanderson, Secretary

Janice has been on staff since 2002 and currently serves as our church secretary and book keeper. In these capacities, Janice supports our congregation by attending to day-to-day communication, scheduling, and finances. Janice also coordinates our service opportunity schedules, our weekly ebulletin, and monthly financial reports for Council. She also serves as the first contact with those enquiring about our ministries and facilities.

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Jan Disselkoen, CAP Debt Centre Coordinator

Jan has been on staff since early 2015, serving as the coordinator for our CAP Debt Center. Through this role, Jan leads our congregation in walking alongside those who are struggling with debt, serving as the tangible presence of Jesus in these relationships. Along with a compassionate heart for those living on the margins of society, Jan brings with her a wealth of experience in community development, program assessment, and mentoring from her 30 years of work with World Renew.