Our Staff Team
Andy provides leadership, teaching, and pastoral care for our church community.
He loves playing soccer, skiing, birdwatching, and is a long-time fan of Liverpool FC. He also enjoys reading military history, particularly of World War II.
Andy loves to spend time with his wife and best friend Marlene and their family. His favorite food is probably home-made strawberry and rhubarb crumble!
Phone: 604-263-4121 Ext.22
Paul provides leadership and strategic vision for our staff and church community as well as oversight and support for our expanding network of churches.
Paul enjoys trying new things. Moving to Vancouver from Brazil with his family brought a lot of "new" - like skiing, cycling, hiking and even the joy of running!
A good night could be a quiet night and a movie with his family, or laughing over dinner with friends. His favourite food? Anything cooked by his wife!
Phone: 604-263-4121 Ext.23
James Yu 余钧
Associate Pastor, Morning Star Church
James is the Pastor of our two Mandarin speaking churches: Morning Star and Morning Star West Vancouver.
He enjoys hiking and reading books about Spiritual Formation. His favorite dish is his wife's (Jenny) Fried Lamb with Cumin!
Phone: 604-263-4121 ext.29
Jenny Pan 潘燕
Morning Star Pastoral Care Associate
Jenny provides pastoral care and support for our two Mandarin speaking churches: Morning Star and Morning Star West Vancouver.
She enjoys dancing, hiking, reading books and enjoying quiet time in the beauty of the nature.
Her favorite food is lamb soup!
Phone: 604-263-4121 ext.29
Children's Ministry coordinator, Women's Ministry COORDINATOR, ell director
Susan coordinates our Children’s ministry, which includes KingdomKids (Preschool - Grade 5) and the Nursery (ages 0 - 3). She also leads our MorningSide women's bible study and other gatherings, and directs our English Plus program.
Susan thoroughly enjoys bike-riding with her husband Terry, visiting far away places and friends, and enjoying a weekend breakfast at one of the many cool breakfast spots in Vancouver with her husband and three "grownup" kids.
She enjoys almost every food, but a current favourite is dim sum at the Pink Pearl Restaurant on Hastings, followed by an ice cream at La Casa Gelato!
Phone (Cell): 604-837-1103
Michael & Madie Eirikson
Michael and Madie provide pastoral leadership for both our Junior Youth and Senior Youth Ministries. For more information, visit our Youth Ministry page.
When not involved in youth-related shenanigans, Madie enjoys gardening, drinking tea, playing piano, sitting on the front porch and generally practicing for her future as a granny. Her favourite food is anything that includes cheese!
Michael comes from a long history of Young Life and camps so he loves anything that's full of fun and adventure. He also enjoys math, games, football and would love to tell you a logic puzzle next time if you bump into him!
Phone: 604-263-4121 ext. 24
Worship & Young Adults Pastor
David leads our worship music ministry and also provides pastoral care for our young adults community.
He enjoys making music, painting, reading, learning new languages, and going on adventures with his wife and co-conspirator in life, Chandehl.
David’s favourite food is currently a Brazilian dish called Moqueca!
Phone: 604-263-4121 ext.26
Lillian provides administrative support on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays (9am-3pm).
She enjoys travelling, taking photos and walking her hedgehog on sunny days.
Lillian loves trying different foods and enjoys cooking for family and friends. She loves hot pot from Landmark Hot Pot House, chicken wings from Zabu, and desserts from Meet Fresh – her favorite is Taro Ball dessert #4!
Dan provides administrative support on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (9am-3pm).
He enjoys watching the Canucks (when they are not playing miserably), reading books about spiritual revival, and getting coffee with friends.
His favourite dish is Lemongrass Chicken with Spring Roll. Try it from Pho Tan in Kerrisdale!