Ministries


Marriage

We believe a key component for healthy marriages is surrounding couples with a community of other couples who are willing to be authentic, teachable, and encourage one another.


Outreach

Calvary’s Outreach Ministry is geared towards making a lasting impact, both locally and globally. Reaching out to people who are without Christ in caring and practical ways.


Teaching

There are many men and women, pastors, and church members at Calvary who possess strong teaching skills and a passion for communicating God’s Word.


Children

Calvary’s Children’s Ministry is designed to ensure that kids enjoy a creative, relevant, Bible-centric, fun and engaging experience every Sunday morning.


Youth

Inspiring students to leave a Christ-filled legacy in every relationship through authenticity, openness and love, and to discover what they are passionate about.


Young Adults

Calvary’s Young Adults Ministry aims to guide young adults in their search for an authentic relationship with Jesus, whether in work or social life, school, travels, or wherever life takes …


Worship Arts

Through our musical worship, scripture reading, prayer, and other artistic expressions of faith, we desire to create spaces where people have the opportunity to meet with Jesus Christ.



Leadership Team


Greg Wiens

Lead Pastor

Greg and his family began attending Calvary Baptist in 1995, following time spent in leadership with both ‘Youth With A Mission’ and ‘Teen Time.’  His initial involvement at Calvary was working with the youth ministry.  In February 1998, Greg was invited to join the Leadership Team in a full-time capacity. …


Bill Moulton

Bill Moulton

Church Treasurer

Bill met his wife Donna at Calvary while they were both teaching Sunday school back in the early 1980s.  They have a daughter, Erin, and a son, Thomas. Bill works in the Procurement Services Branch of the Government of Alberta and serves Calvary as an Elder on the Leadership Team …


Neil Kaarsemaker

Neil Kaarsemaker

Leadership Team Elder

Neil and his wife Sandy have been attending Calvary since 2011. They had been seeking a new church home for two years and, at the recommendation of a close friend, attended a worship service at Calvary. That experience led them to call Calvary their new church home. Neil and Sandy …


Malcolm Scott

Malcolm Scott

Leadership Team Coordinator

Malcolm and his wife Krista started attending Calvary in 1998 on the recommendation that they would love “all the kids.” 18 years later and they are still enjoying all the kids, and the adults too! Malcolm and Krista are excited to see the growth of Calvary over the years, not …


Mike Regehr

Leadership Team Elder

Michael has been attending Calvary since 2001 after being hugged twice the first time through the door.  Over that time he has loved being involved with youth, worship, mentorship, small groups and the teaching team.  He luckily met Cara at Calvary, wisely married her, and they are now raising 3 …


Brennan Salte

Leadership Team Elder

Brennan started attending Calvary Baptist Church in 2010 while searching for a church with a thriving and authentic young adult community. He found that, but he also discovered a church that was engaged and took ownership over how community was lived out. Brennan met his wife Melanie at Calvary, who …



Staff


Ben Lien

Worship Intern

Ben has been attending Calvary since 2014 when he began his chemistry degree at The King’s University. Since then, he has grown fond of the community at Calvary and is excited to serve it through his internship. Ben is passionate and thoughtful about shaping worship. Outside of interning, he likes …


Erin Camponi

Children's Ministry Coordinator

Erin and her husband, Jordan, have been attending Calvary since 2009. They are so grateful to be raising their three kids in this caring community. After bible college, Erin completed a political science degree and spent many years working for the Legislative Assembly. While attending Calvary, Erin served with Jordan …


Jill Mansell

Associate Pastor of Corporate Worship

Jill is the newest member of the Calvary staff team.  Both she and her husband, Graham, grew up in the Edmonton area.  After they married, they left for an eastern Canada adventure that lasted 5 years.  They returned to Edmonton so Jill could go to law school and so they …


Matt Walker

Associate Pastor of Community Care

Matt started his ministry at Calvary in 2008. He and his wife, Erin, and their sons, Henry and Jack, have loved growing with the community of young adults (Calvary YA) and the greater community of Calvary. They believe in a community that cultivates real relationships, enjoys life (and eating!) together, …


Sanda Theissen

Sandra Thiessen

Administrative Assistant

Sandra began attending Calvary in the Summer of 2010 when she moved to Edmonton to begin studies at The King’s University. What drew her to Calvary and what continues to be her favourite thing about Calvary is intentional community building, both within the walls of Calvary and outside of Calvary’s …


Michael Pronk

Pastor of Youth Ministry

Mike has worked with youth since 2011 and has been doing intensive work with the students here at Calvary since 2014. He graduated from Vanguard College in January 2018, where he received a Bachelors in Theology degree with an emphasis in Youth Ministry. Michael grew up in small-town Ontario where he enjoyed …