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Classis Personnel


Regional Pastors

Vancouver Island
Rev. Willem Delleman 250.479.3227,

Lower Mainland
Rev. Mary-Lee Bouma 604.684.6863,

Northern BC
Rev. Mary-Lee Bouma, interim

Synodical Deputies

Rev. Andrew Beunk
Rev. Mary-Lee Bouma, alternate

Specialized Ministers/Ministries

Rev. Darren Colyn, Hospital Chaplain, Nanaimo
250.755.7591 x54022 or 250.713.3883,
Vancouver Island Health Authority Spiritual Health

Rev. Martin Vellekoop, Specialized Transition Minister & CRC Healthy Church Discernment Coach
Trained in both mediation and conflict transformation

Classical Church Visitors

Church Visitors Assignments for 2022 to 2024: 
Please see the Classis Resources page of this website for an up-to-date Church Visitation Schedule.


Mr. David Pel, Treasurer: 604.585.1255,
Mr. Fred Bosma, Alternate Treasurer

Licensed Exhorters

Dr. Neil Lettinga: 250.964.7734

Ministers Emeriti

Rev. Peter Brouwer
Rev. Dick Duifhuis
Rev. Rick Koopmans
Rev. Dick Kwantes
Rev. Peter Lim
Rev. Ezra Ng
Rev. Henry Numan
Rev. Alan van der Woerd
Rev. Albert Westerhuis

Denominational Board Representatives

Calvin Theological Seminary BOT (Region 1)
Rev. Alan van der Woerd

Calvin University BOT (Region 1 & 2)
Jack Beeksma

Christian Reformed Centre for Public Dialogue
Rev. Jennifer Burnett (BCSE)

Council of Delegates
Rev. Hyung-Jun Kim

Diaconal Ministries Canada
Cindy Verbeek - Canadian Board member
Rachel Vroege - Regional Diaconal Ministry Developer
David Hornor - Diaconal Coach

Disability Concerns: Regional Disability Advocate

Historical Committee Liaison
Anne Kwantes

Resonate Global Mission - Western Canada Regional Mission Leader
Rich Braaksma

Thrive Regional Connector - Canada West
Liz Tolkamp

World Renew
Aria Sawyer