Our Staff Team

Dan joined Jericho Road Church with the vision and drive to improve upon our Non-Profit Organization, and focused on developing the organization with experience and integrity.

Ben Holmquist

Mike Watson

Senior Pastor

Mike & his wife Carol came to Jericho Road initially for Mike to serve as Interim Pastor in December 2018 but was appointed permanent Senior pastor in September 2019. Originally from the northeast of England (Yorkshire), they have also lived in the US for 20 years before coming to Port Alberni. Married for 42 years, they have three children and five grand-children. Mike enjoys golf, working out, reading, watching soccer and relaxing at the beach.

Dan Servatius

Youth Pastor

Ben Holmquist

Building Maintenance Manager

I am a husband, father of 5, youth pastor, and teacher, moved by the grace of God to serve at home, in my community, and abroad. I have been blessed with almost 30 years in the construction industry and enjoy working with a team to make things better. Life’s most gratifying and satisfying moments for me are in interacting with people where they are at and being a positive influence for their future and eternity.

Charlotte Servatius

Church Secretary

Charlotte Servatius joined the staff in 2018 bringing her vast experience from working as an Education Assistant, Support Worker and Tutor since 2010. Her great passion is to create a space and a place that is both welcoming and organized.  Charlotte’s love of people and attention to detail allow her to serve both the body and the wider community. Outside the office Charlotte’s attentions to detail and love of the gospel can be experienced in her paintings, poetry, song writing and love of worship music.

Dan, his wife Candice, and 3 busy kids, are excited to be part of the Jericho Road family for almost 3 years. They have returned here to Port Alberni to serve in different areas of the church and community, mostly in the areas of youth ministry and music. Usually you can find Dan with a good cup of coffee in hand, or trying to convince himself the Canucks are still a good hockey team (at least on the Playstation!), or trying to enjoy the outdoors and take his family on a hike!

Our Elders

Jericho Road Church is a Pastor & Elder-led church. This group is called the Core Leadership Team and are recognized as the governing body responsible for the spiritual oversight and integrity of Jericho Road Church and serve as the Board of Directors of the Society.

 

We also work with a Church Council made up of the Core Leadership team and currently 5 elected members from the congregation. The Council is the recognized consultative body responsible for overseeing general business matters, administration of material things, and the finances of Jericho Road Church.

Our Council Members

Ev Bradbury

Ev was drawn to Jericho Road Church in 2015through the love, passion and dream they had for people. Ev has lived in Port Alberni all her life and currently has a suite in her son's house at Sproat Lake. There she gets to enjoy 2 of her wonderful grandchildren. Her daughter, son-in-law and 3 more grandchildren live in Duncan. She loves to visit them as often as she can. Her family fostered about 2 dozen teenagers over a 15 year span. Her son and wife are carrying on the tradition with 2 lovely girls living with them at the present. 

Brad Minton

Raised in Fernie BC, Brad had a career in Financial Services & Estate Planning, Lived across Canada but mostly in Comox Valley and now Port Alberni.  Interested in Healing, the Prophetic and Music - Gospel, Blues, Contemporary;  Plays Guitar, Bass and learning Piano and always thinking about writing a new song.  His old body is still trying to water ski in the summer and snow ski in the winter.  He and Jan are a especially looking forward to the next family reunion with their kids, mates and soon to be 8 grandkids.

Jan Minton

Originally from E. Canada, Jan is now a Westcoast woman after 41years on Vancouver Island. Married to Brad in 1974, their 4 married children (with grandkids) are spread across Canada. Jan enjoys renovating houses, building gardens, sewing and knitting as well as skiing. While staying home to care for her children, she also volunteered in schools and on boards, bookkeeping and NGO Acts (water projects in Uganda). Jan is passionate about prayer, the prophetic, hospitality and encouraging others to deepen their spiritual lives in community.

Jericho Road Church is affiliated with the Anglican Mission in Canada (AMiC).

Affiliation with the AMiC means that our Core Leadership Team is also accountable to the Bishops of the AMiC.

Contact Us

Jericho Road Church

5100 Tebo Avenue

Port Alberni, BC   V9Y 5Y6

(250) 723-2328

jerichoroadoffice@gmail.com

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