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Classis Personnel


Regional Pastors

Vancouver Island
Rev. Henry Jonker 250.744.6777,

Lower Mainland
Rev. Andrew Beunk 604.521.0111,

Northern BC
Rev. Joel Ringma 250.635.7278

Synodical Deputies

Rev. Henry Jonker
Rev. Andrew Beunk - alternate

Specialized Ministers/Ministries

(please click on the name below for a link to email contact)

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

Rev. Peter VanderBeek, Specialized Transition Minister
Interim Ministries

Classical Church Visitors

Church Visitors Assignments for 2018 to 2020

Please see the listing in the minutes of the classis meeting held on October 2 & 3, 2018 for an up-to-date schedule.


Mr. David Pel, Treasurer: 604.585.1255,
Mrs. Verney Kho, Alternate Treasurer
Mr. Fred Bosma, Auditor

Licenses Exhorters

Dr. Neil Lettinga: 250.964.7734

Ministers Emeriti

Rev. Peter Brouwer
Rev. Dick Duifhuis
Rev. Jack Hielema
Rev. Henry Jonker
Rev. Rick Koopmans
Rev. John Koster
Rev. Dick Kwantes
Rev. Peter Lim
Rev. Ezra Ng
Rev. Henry Numan
Rev. Walt Vander Werf
Rev. Albert Westerhuis

Denominational Board Representatives

CRCNA Council of Delegates
Mr. Andy de Ruyter

Calvin College BOT (Region 1 & 2)
Mrs. Margaret Verboon

Calvin Theological Seminary BOT (Region 1)
Mr. Vic Chen

Christian Reformed Centre for Public Dialogue
Ms. Dena Nicolai - 604-928-3094

Diaconal Ministries Canada
Mrs. Cindy Verbeek - Canadian Board member
Ms. Rachel Vroege - Regional Diaconal Ministry Developer

Disability Concerns
Regional Disability Advocate

Historical Committee Liaison
Ms. Anne Kwantes

World Renew
Dave Mayer