Ministry Leadership Team
_The leadership team at Calvary meets on a monthly basis and is comprised of five ministry areas: Missions, Worship, Christian Formation, Community Life, and Administration. Each ministry has a coordinator and a support team who keep each ministry running smoothly and effectively. The five coordinators, plus the pastor, form the Ministry Leadership Team - MLT.
Pastor Lloyd Oakey
Pastor Lloyd Oakey provides spiritual leadership for the Ministry Leadership Team and the congregation as a whole. A graduate of Eastern Pentecostal Bible College (aka Master's College and Seminary), and a Reverend of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada, Pastor Oakey has provided solid leadership to congregations across Southwestern Ontario for over 38 years. He is married with five children, and eight grandchildren.
Worship Ministry Coordinator
- Organizes Sunday worship services, themes, and special events
- Includes inviting special speakers, planning Easter and Christmas activities, and communion and baptism preparation
Formation Ministry Coordinator
- Responsible for nursery, KidsQuest, Youth Ministry, Small Groups, and Outreach to new members etc.
Missions Ministry & Community Life Coordinator
- Involved with short term mission projects and missionary support
- Partners with the Mennonite Central Committee, Mennonite Disaster Service, and New Hamburg Thrift Centre.
- Plans church wide fellowships
- Responsibilities include organizing potlucks, funeral lunches, the annual Christmas banquet and outings like curling and sleigh rides, in-house benevolence, and pastoral care of congregation.