MISSION

CONNECT people to Christ, integrating them into community, so that they can GROW into Christ-like maturity, and impact others through their SERVICE.


VISION

We dream of becoming a vibrant New Testament Church that is active in serving its community through the message and power of Jesus Christ.  It's about real life stories of changed lives.


VALUES

We value...

1.  Worshipping God (Acts 2:42, 47, Matthew 22:37)

2.  Connecting people to Christ (Acts 2:47, 2 Corinthians 5:20, 21)

3.  Integrating people into community (Acts 2:46, 1 Corinthians 12:27, Acts 5:42)

4.  Growing into Christ-like maturity (Acts 2:42, Ephesians 4:13)

5.  Serving Christ and His body (Acts 2:45, Mark 10:41-45)

 

Dave Slater: Lead  dslater@parkviewchurch.ca   Dave is a visionary leader who wants to help people grow and realize their full potential in God. With more than twenty years experience as a Pastor, Church Planter and Provincial Youth Director his teaching is fun, relevant, and life applicable. Dave is the Lead Pastor at Parkview Church in Guelph where he lives with his family. You can find him online:  @daveslater_ .

Dave Slater: Lead
dslater@parkviewchurch.ca

Dave is a visionary leader who wants to help people grow and realize their full potential in God. With more than twenty years experience as a Pastor, Church Planter and Provincial Youth Director his teaching is fun, relevant, and life applicable. Dave is the Lead Pastor at Parkview Church in Guelph where he lives with his family. You can find him online: @daveslater_.

Jeffrey Tuffour: Community and Care  jtuffour@parkviewchurch.ca   Jeff gets excited about seeing people connect and grow in their relationship with the Lord and with each other. He was born and raised in Ghana, West Africa. He is married to Melanie, has a puppy named Shepherd and a cat called Sushi ("I don't know why I am doing this to myself"). He loves making funny faces to make his daughter laugh. He always loves to chat to see how he can help you connect to life at Parkview.

Jeffrey Tuffour: Community and Care
jtuffour@parkviewchurch.ca

Jeff gets excited about seeing people connect and grow in their relationship with the Lord and with each other. He was born and raised in Ghana, West Africa. He is married to Melanie, has a puppy named Shepherd and a cat called Sushi ("I don't know why I am doing this to myself"). He loves making funny faces to make his daughter laugh. He always loves to chat to see how he can help you connect to life at Parkview.

Curtis Moore: Lead Associate/Campus Pastor  cmoore@parkviewchurch.ca   Curtis loves people - He is an extreme extrovert. He is passionate about building relationships with people and encouraging them to grow in relationship with Christ. He loves being apart of Parkviews South Campus and all that God is doing there. Curtis is married to Amber, and they are enjoying life with their three children, Kali, Jaylen and Lincoln.

Curtis Moore: Lead Associate/Campus Pastor
cmoore@parkviewchurch.ca

Curtis loves people - He is an extreme extrovert. He is passionate about building relationships with people and encouraging them to grow in relationship with Christ. He loves being apart of Parkviews South Campus and all that God is doing there. Curtis is married to Amber, and they are enjoying life with their three children, Kali, Jaylen and Lincoln.

Benton Gibbons: Youth  bgibbons@parkviewchurch.ca   Benton is passionate about the next generation and loves seeing students grow in God to their full potential. He was born and raised in southern Ontario where he has a deep allegiance to the Toronto Maple Leafs and the New York Yankees. Benton is married to Rebekah and they love spending time with their son Zion, who is growing up way too fast!

Benton Gibbons: Youth bgibbons@parkviewchurch.ca

Benton is passionate about the next generation and loves seeing students grow in God to their full potential. He was born and raised in southern Ontario where he has a deep allegiance to the Toronto Maple Leafs and the New York Yankees. Benton is married to Rebekah and they love spending time with their son Zion, who is growing up way too fast!

Mitch Horner: Associate - Worship  mhorner@parkviewchurch.ca   Mitch is passionate about worship, and seeing others encounter the living God through praise and music. He loves to work along side others to encourage and help equip them for the calling on their life. Mitch is married to Amanda and they have two children, (Kaiden and Everleigh). He loves guitars, sports, and hunting.

Mitch Horner: Associate - Worship mhorner@parkviewchurch.ca

Mitch is passionate about worship, and seeing others encounter the living God through praise and music. He loves to work along side others to encourage and help equip them for the calling on their life. Mitch is married to Amanda and they have two children, (Kaiden and Everleigh). He loves guitars, sports, and hunting.

Michelle Parent: Children  mparent@parkviewchurch.ca   Michelle is passionate about children experiencing God, and seeing them grow in their relationship with Him. She believes that children are never too young to be used by God, and that leadership starts at a young age. She is excited to be here at Parkview and to get to know the children and their families. Outside of the office, you can find Michelle spending time with her family and friends, drinking coffee, and enjoying newlywed life.

Michelle Parent: Children mparent@parkviewchurch.ca

Michelle is passionate about children experiencing God, and seeing them grow in their relationship with Him. She believes that children are never too young to be used by God, and that leadership starts at a young age. She is excited to be here at Parkview and to get to know the children and their families. Outside of the office, you can find Michelle spending time with her family and friends, drinking coffee, and enjoying newlywed life.

Wendy Jacobson: Office Administrator/ Bookkeeper  wjacobson@parkviewchurch.ca   Wendy loves connecting with people, and managing the day to day operations in the office and the church bookkeeping. She is married to Wayne and they have three children, one son-in-law, one daughter-in-law, and one very cute grandson. Wendy enjoys spending time with Wayne and their puppy Tucker, reading, and going on road trips around southern Ontario to visit their kids.

Wendy Jacobson: Office Administrator/ Bookkeeper
wjacobson@parkviewchurch.ca

Wendy loves connecting with people, and managing the day to day operations in the office and the church bookkeeping. She is married to Wayne and they have three children, one son-in-law, one daughter-in-law, and one very cute grandson. Wendy enjoys spending time with Wayne and their puppy Tucker, reading, and going on road trips around southern Ontario to visit their kids.

Sharon Gillespie: Daycare Director  parkviewdaycare@bellnet.ca   Sharon grew up in Kingston and moved to Guelph after graduating from Queen’s University. She joined Parkview Daycare in 1990. She oversees the daily operation of the Daycare and takes pride in knowing that our Daycare Centre strives for excellence and quality in childcare. She has a wonderful complement of staff, dedicated and truly amazing at what they do.  When not at work she enjoys being outdoors, camping, sitting by the campfire, kayaking, biking and just enjoying God’s beautiful creation with family and friends. She also is a big sports fan following the Guelph Storm, Jays and a number of NHL teams. A yearly highlight for her is travelling to Disney World with her extended family.

Sharon Gillespie: Daycare Director
parkviewdaycare@bellnet.ca

Sharon grew up in Kingston and moved to Guelph after graduating from Queen’s University. She joined Parkview Daycare in 1990. She oversees the daily operation of the Daycare and takes pride in knowing that our Daycare Centre strives for excellence and quality in childcare. She has a wonderful complement of staff, dedicated and truly amazing at what they do.

When not at work she enjoys being outdoors, camping, sitting by the campfire, kayaking, biking and just enjoying God’s beautiful creation with family and friends. She also is a big sports fan following the Guelph Storm, Jays and a number of NHL teams. A yearly highlight for her is travelling to Disney World with her extended family.

Amber Moore: Office Assistant, Part Time Occasional  amoore@parkviewchurch.ca   Amber loves being part of the Parkview team. With a passion for the church, she enjoys serving people and seeing the church grow. Amber is married to Curtis and enjoys living life with their three kids. They are part of our South Campus community and would love to help you get connected at Parkview.

Amber Moore: Office Assistant, Part Time Occasional amoore@parkviewchurch.ca

Amber loves being part of the Parkview team. With a passion for the church, she enjoys serving people and seeing the church grow. Amber is married to Curtis and enjoys living life with their three kids. They are part of our South Campus community and would love to help you get connected at Parkview.

Leo deVries: Volunteer Pastor  ldevries@parkviewchurch.ca   Leo enjoys being part of the Parkview team and serves as a volunteer. His experience in farming, mechanical repair and management bring a unique perspective and personality to the team. He wants to see people grow, overcome hindrances and take on risks and challenges. His motto is “You can do it”. He is married to Colleen and a father of four adult children. He enjoys the companionship of his dogs and flying an airplane.

Leo deVries: Volunteer Pastor
ldevries@parkviewchurch.ca

Leo enjoys being part of the Parkview team and serves as a volunteer. His experience in farming, mechanical repair and management bring a unique perspective and personality to the team. He wants to see people grow, overcome hindrances and take on risks and challenges. His motto is “You can do it”. He is married to Colleen and a father of four adult children. He enjoys the companionship of his dogs and flying an airplane.

Francine Allaire: Office Assistant/Facility Use, Part Time Occasional  fallaire@parkviewchurch.ca   Francine serves as a personal and office assistant and as the facility use coordinator. She is widowed with two daughters, two sons-in-law and five grandchildren! She enjoys reading, studying, teaching, golfing, travel, walking, embroidery, entertaining and spending time with family and friends.

Francine Allaire: Office Assistant/Facility Use, Part Time Occasional
fallaire@parkviewchurch.ca

Francine serves as a personal and office assistant and as the facility use coordinator. She is widowed with two daughters, two sons-in-law and five grandchildren! She enjoys reading, studying, teaching, golfing, travel, walking, embroidery, entertaining and spending time with family and friends.

Mark Ricketts: Building Maintenance  mricketts@parkviewchurch.ca

Mark Ricketts: Building Maintenance mricketts@parkviewchurch.ca

SERVICE TIMES & LOCATIONS

North Campus:

89 Speedvale Ave. E, Guelph

Sunday Service Times  - 9:15am and 11:00am 

 

South Campus:

Galaxy Cinemas Pergola Commons, 85 Clair Road E, Guelph

Sunday Service Time - 10:00am

 

FEEL AT HOME

You can wear anything that you feel comfortable in - whether that is a t-shirt or a tie, we want you to feel at home. We are much more concerned with what happens on the inside than what you wear on the outside. WE MEET EVERY SUNDAY 9:15AM AND 11:00AM (July 1 - September 2 at 10:00am) at our North Campus and 10:00AM at our South Campus.


MUSIC & MESSAGE

The music at Parkview is contemporary and lively. You will usually find a full band including drums, guitars, bass, keys and vocals. We sing songs that are current, easy to follow and that praise God.  A typical Sunday at Parkview includes relevant Biblical teaching that applies to your life right now.


STUDENTS

Every other Sunday, Grade 6-8 students gather in the youth room for a program designed just for them.  


JUST FOR KIDS

We have exciting programming for children from Newborn to Grade Five. Trained volunteers provide a fun, safe and engaging morning for your kids.  
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN AT PARKVIEW:

1. All kids workers are interviewed and sign a ministry covenant.

2. All kids workers are required to get a police background check (including vulnerable sector screening).

3. We have a Child Protection Policy that is taught and adhered to.

4. We have security teams serving each Sunday to ensure safety.