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!


Director of Children’s Ministries

Colleen Ernewein is our Director of Children’s Ministries. Her passion is to invest into the life of each child to ensure they know and understand the love of Jesus. She strives to give the children opportunities to be a part of giving projects, worship, prayer partners and outreach in order to share the love of Jesus with those around them, and to develop a strong understanding of belonging to God’s family.


Interim Youth Minister Peter Brejcha


Youth Ministries 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.




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

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Discipleship and Worship
Ken Milmine and Katrina Breeze

  •  Children, Youth, & Young Adult programs, small groups, and training (baptism, membership, etc.)
  • Worship materials and organization
  • Library
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Missions and Ministries
Karen Oprel, Peter Schultz, and Nancy Burchell

  • Missions projects and partnerships
  • Fellowships (Ladies, Men, Seniors)
  • Ushers and greeters
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Stewardship and Administration
Dale Battler, Lynley Schwartzentruber, and Stephen Jones

  • Finances
  • Technology (hardware and software)
  • Church building – maintenance and usage
  • Church safety policy and insurance