Meet some of our leaders who dedicate their time to keep everything running smoothly.

Church Staff




Senior Pastor

Pastor Gary Rush is our Senior Pastor.  He is passionate about seeing people come to know and grow in Jesus, and is excited about the future God has in store for Stanley Park Baptist Church!


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Youth Pastor

Pastor Peter Brejcha has been serving in our youth ministry for several years, with a focus on imparting guidance to our church and community youth in their relationship with Christ through Biblical teaching, mentoring, and discipleship.

To see our youth ministries page, click here.


Worship Leader

Joed Dominique is our Worship Leader. He is committed to leading people to and through a relationship of worship with God, and enjoys teaching and training people to engage in adoration to the Lord with their God-given abilities.


Office Administrator

Sara Vander Meulen is our Office Administrator.  She loves to keep things organized and enjoys being a member of Stanley Park Baptist Church.


Board Executive

DSC04052 (Large)  Kevin Flatt – Chair of Deacon’s Board
DSC04065 (Large) Ken Milmine – Vice-Chair of Deacon’s Board

Deacon Portfolios


Believers are becoming more like Jesus, growing in sound doctrine, and using their gifts in service

Karen Oprel and Katrina Teall Breeze

  •  Small Groups, Living and Learning, Grey Matters
  • Children, Youth and Young Adult Ministries
  • Discipleship resources, Benevolent Fund, and compassion ministries

The gospel is proclaimed and people come to faith in Jesus

Peter Schultz and Nancy Burchell

  • Evangelism and outreach programs, events, and training
  • Missions
  • Stanley Park 101

Our Sunday morning worship services glorify God, build up His people, and introduce unbelievers to Jesus

Lynley Schwartzentruber and Ken Milmine

  • Worship Teams and Sound Room
  • Service Planning and Scheduling, Communion
  • Ushers, greeters, Church BBQs/picnics, Stanley Park Cafe


We have the resources and systems that other portfolios need to carry out their work effectively

Jason Ernewein

  • Finances and special offerings
  • Building and grounds usage and maintenance
  • Insurance and safety policy
  • IT and website