Mennonite Church Canada pastoral openings,
placements, resignations and credentialing


Pastoral placement services

Information on Mennonite Church Canada pastoral openings, placements, resignations and credentialing are available in the dropdown menu below. 

Information is current as of January 2024

Mennonite Church British Columbia 

contact Shel Boese Executive Minister
604-850-6658; shelboese@mcbc.ca

Richmond Peace Chinese Mennonite Church
Richmond, BC
Lead Pastor
FTE:
Start: Immediately

Richmond Peace Chinese Mennonite Church
Richmond, BC
Youth Pastor/Youth Leader
FTE: part-time
Start: Immediately

Pastoral Opening - Chinese


Mennonite Church Alberta

contact Tim Wiebe-Neufeld, Executive Minister
780-994-1021; execmin@mcab.ca

Trinity Mennonite Church
De Winton, AB
Interim Pastor (FTE 0.5) to start immediately OR 
Intentional Interim Pastor (FTE: 1.0), to start spring 2024

Bergthal Mennonite Church
Didsbury, AB
Pastor
FTE: 0.5 - 1.0
Start: Summer 2024

Edmonton Christian Life Church
Edmonton, AB
Pastor (Cantonese language preferred)
FTE: TBD
Start: Spring 2024


Mennonite Church Saskatchewan 

contact Josh Wallace, Executive Minister
306-249-4844; minister@mcsask.ca

Nutana Park Mennonite Church
Saskatoon, SK
Co-Pastor
FTE:
Start: March 2024

Wildwood Mennonite Church
Saskatoon, SK
Co-Pastor
FTE:
Start: Immediately

Rosthern Mennonite Church
Rosthern, SK
Pastor
FTE:
Start: Immediately


Mennonite Church Manitoba

contact Jeff Friesen, Co-Director Leadership Ministries
204-896-1616 x 256; jfriesen@mennochurch.mb.ca
contact Karen Schellenberg, Co-Director Leadership Ministries
204-896-1616 x257; kschellenberg@mennochurch.mb.ca

Prairie Mennonite Fellowship
Crystal City, MB
Pastor
FTE: 0.75
Start: immediately

Camps with Meaning
Camp Assiniboia, Cartier, MB (near Winnipeg)
General Assistant
FTE: 0.5 (can be combined with following for 1.0 FTE)
Start: Immediately

Camps with Meaning
Camp Assiniboia, Cartier, MB (near Winnipeg)
Custodian
FTE: 0.5 (can be combined with proceeding for 1.0 FTE)
Start: Immediately

Steinbach Mennonite Church
Steinbach, MB
Team Pastor
FTE: 1.0
Start: Immediately

Douglas Mennonite Church
Winnipeg, MB
Interim Pastor
FTE:
Start: Immediately


Mennonite Church Eastern Canada

contact Marilyn Rudy-Froese, Church Leadership Minister
226-476-2500 x704; mrudyfroese@mcec.ca

Danforth Mennonite Church
Toronto, ON
Pastor
FTE: part-time
Start: immediately  

Elmira Mennonite Church
Elmira, ON
Intentional Interim Pastor
FTE: part-time
Start: Immediately

Hamilton Mennonite Church
Hamilton, ON
Pastor
FTE: 1.0
Start: Immediately

Hunta Mennonite Church
Cochrane, ON
Minister
FTE: part-time
Start: Immediately

Leamington United Mennonite Church
Leamington, ON
Ministry Team Lead
FTE: 1.0
Start: Immediately

St Jacobs Mennonite Church
St Jacobs, ON
Pastor
FTE: part-time
Start: Immediately

Toronto Chinese Mennonite Church
Toronto, ON
Pastor of Youth and Discipleship
FTE: 1.0
Start: Immediately

NOTE:  Contact the appropriate church leadership minister for details of opening dates, congregational profiles, and assistance in testing suitability.

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  Summary for 2023 plus 2024
MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA
  • Vietnamese Mennonite Church, Vancouver, BC, Hieu (Peter) Trung Do, Senior Pastor, Feb. 1, 2023
  • Cedar Valley Mennonite Church, Mission, BC, Michael Turner, Lead Pastor, February 21 2023
  • Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Abbotsford, BC, Fran Hofenk & Gareth Brandt, Interim Pastoral Team, September 2023
  • Mennonite Church BC, Abbotsford, BC, Shelby (Shel) Boese, Executive Minister, August 1, 2023
  • Mennonite Church BC, Abbotsford, BC, Keith St. Jean, P/T Communications Coordinator/Administrative Assistant, September 13, 2023
  • Mennonite Church BC, Abbotsford, BC, Joshua Willms, half-time Youth Director, January 22, 2024
  • Valley Road Church, Kelowna, BC, Jordan Pilgrim, Church planter, January 1, 2024
  • Peace Church on 52nd, Vancouver, BC, Graham McCarthy, Lead Pastor, February 1, 2024
MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA
  • Bethel International Church Edmonton Oromo Congregation, Edmonton AB, Sena Mosissa, Music Minister, May 2023
  • First Mennonite Church, Edmonton, Debbie Bledsoe, Co-pastor, August 21, 2023
  • Foothills Mennonite Church, Calgary, Aiden Scherzinger, Associate Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Trinity Mennonite Church, De Winton, AB, Jerry Buhler, Intentional Interim Pastor, 0.25 FTE, January 2024
MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN
  • Mennonite Church Saskatchewan, Gary Peters, Executive Minister (Interim), March 15 to December 31, 2023
  • Mount Royal Mennonite Church, Saskatoon, Don Froese, Interim Pastor, September 18, 2023
  • Mount Royal Mennonite Church, Saskatoon, Evan Bueckert, part-time Associate Pastor, August 1, 2023
  • Zion Mennonite Church, Swift Current. Zachary Stefaniuk, pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Rosthern Mennonite Church, Rosthern, Garth and Claire Ewert Fisher, interim pastors, January 2024
MENNONITE CHURCH MANITOBA
  • Altona Mennonite Church, Erika Enns-Rodine, Pastor, February 21, 2023
  • Bethel Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Kevin Derksen, Lead Pastor, August 1, 2023
  • Bergthaler Church of Altona, Altona, Terrell Wiebe, Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry, January 2023
  • Charleswood Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Jonathan Neufeld, Co-Pastor, January 3, 2023
  • Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Tobia Veith, Children’s Ministry Leader, January 3, 2023
  • Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Winkler, Lois Bukar, Co-pastor, September 2023
  • First Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Monica Bock, Associate Minister: Music Ministry, August 1, 2023
  • First Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Karis Wiebe, Associate Minister: Music Ministry, August 1, 2023
  • First Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Zach Dueck, Associate Minister: Christian Formation, August 1, 2023
  • Hope Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Selenna Wolfe, Assoc Pastor: Children, Youth and Young Adults, August 1, 2023
  • Jubilee Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Janessa Naylor-Giesbrecht, Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Pinawa Christian Fellowship, Pinawa, Liz Brasiser, Lead Pastor, January 30, 2023
  • Prairie Mennonite Fellowship, Crystal City, John Klassen, Interim Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Sargent Avenue Mennonite, Winnipeg, Janet Peters, Co-Pastor, October 8, 2023
  • Grace Mennonite Church, Steinbach, Kathy Koop, Interim Pastor, January 1, 2024
  • North Kildonan Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Emma Siemens, Faith Formation Pastor, January 14, 2024
  • Steinbach Mennonite Church, Steinbach, Paul Dueck, Interim Pastor, January 3, 2024

MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA

  • Community Mennonite Fellowship, Drayton, Laurel Rounds Fretz, Pastor, full-time, June 1, 2023
  • Erie View United Mennonite Church, Port Rowan ON, Bill Wiebe, Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Grace Mennonite Church, St Catharines ON, Darrell Winger, Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Hamilton Mennonite Church, Hamilton ON, Myrna Miller Dyck, Interim Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Leamington United Mennonite Church, Leamington ON, Rick Neufeld, Interim Pastor, October 22, 2023
  • Mannheim Mennonite Church, Petersburg ON, Doug Amstutz, Pator, September 1, 2023
  • Mennonite Church Eastern Canada, Kitchener ON, Myrna Miller Dyck, Interim Regional Ministry Assoc, Aug 15, 2023
  • Ottawa Mennonite Church, Ottawa, Andy Brubacher Kaethler, pastor, September 1, 2023
  • Parkwood Mennonite Home, Waterloo ON, Lisa Carr-Pries, Chaplain, October 10, 2023
  • Rockway Mennonite Church, Kitchener, Thomas Reimer, pastor, September 1, 2023
  • St Agatha Mennonite Church, Baden ON, Jim Brown, Pastor, September 1, 2023
  • St Jacobs Mennonite Church, St Jacobs, ON, Don Penner, Interim Pastor, September 5, 2023
  • Steinmann Mennonite Church, Baden, Ben Cassels, Witness and Resourcing Pastor, full-time, August 22. 2023
  • Vineland United Mennonite Church, Vineland ON, Steven Giugovaz, Pastor, October 10, 2023
                                                                                               bold and italicized text is new information
                                                                                   
Information is for 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA
  • Boese, Shelby T, Mennonite Church British Columbia, Ordination, August 1, 2023
         (formerly held by North American Baptist Conference Association of BC Churches)
MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA
  • Tut, Reuben, Edmonton South Sudanese Mennonite Church, Ordination, May 13, 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN
  • Hennessey, Rodney, Regina Grace Mennonite Church, Ordination, October 1, 2023
  • Wiens, Curtis, Aberdeen Mennonite Church, Ordination, October 22, 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH MANITOBA
  • Braun, Cheryl, Glenlea Mennonite Church, Glenlea, Ordination, June 11, 2023
  • Enns Zehr, Teresa, Aberdeen Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Licensing toward Ordination, July 23, 2023
  • Rempel Boschman, Don, Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Study Leave, May to July 2023
  • Wiebe, Terrell, Licensing toward Ordination, Bergthaler Church of Altona, February 12, 2023
  • Wipf, Elizabeth, North Kildonan Mennonite Church, Ordination, December 13, 2023

MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA
  • Abraham, Yosief, Shalom Worship and Healing Centre, Kitchener ON, Licensing toward Ordination, March 5, 2023
  • Báez, Sandra, First Mennonite Church, Kitchener ON, Ordination Recognition, April 16, 2023
  • Chandler Burns, Steph, Pastors in Exile, Waterloo, Licensed Toward Ordination, December 11, 2023
  • Garcia, César, Mennonite World Conference, Kitchener ON, Ordination Recognition, April 16, 2023
  • Inrig, Taucha, Wideman Mennonite Church, Markham, Licensed Toward Ordination, January 14, 2024
  • Kennedy, Stephen, Avon Church, Stratford, Licensed toward Ordination, June 18, 2023
  • Kerfoot, Donna, Zion Mennonite Fellowship, Elmira, Ordination, February 11, 2024
  • Lehn, Carrie, Ottawa Mennonite Church, Ottawa, Ordination, June 18, 2023
  • Sai, Thing, Kitchener Emmanuel Church, Kitchener, Licensed toward Ordination, May 7, 2023
  • Tela, Daniel, Shalom Worship and Healing Centre, Kitchener, Licensed toward Ordination, March 5, 2023
  • Vang, Chung, First Hmong Mennonite Church, Kitchener ON, Ordination, December 3, 2023
  • Yang, Junggyu, Danforth Mennonite Church, Toronto ON, Ordination, April 23, 2023
  • Yum, Hyejung, Danforth Mennonite Church, Toronto ON, Ordination, April 23, 2023
                                                                                                         bold and italicized text is new information
                                                                                            
Information is for 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA
  • Dueck, Ken, Mennonite Church BC, Abbotsford, BC, P/T Communications Coordinator/Administrative Assistant, Sept. 13, 2023
  • Janzen, Garry, Peace Church on 52nd, Vancouver, Transitional Pastor, December 31 2023
  • Ngen, Thanh Binh, Viethamese Grace Church, Burnaby, February 25, 2023 (church withdrawal from Mennonite Church British Columbia)
  • Pham, Nhien, Vietnamese Mennonite Church, Vancouver, Retired August 31, 2023
  • Suderman, Rodney, Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Abbotsford, BC, September 2, 2023 (date of death)
  • Sun, Justin, Richmond Peace Chinese Mennonite Church, Richmond, February 28, 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA
  • Loewen, William, Trinity Mennonite Church, De Winton, August 31, 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN
  • Bukar, Lois, Zion Mennonite Church, Swift Current, August 31, 2023
  • Enns, Andrea, Rosthern Mennonite Church, Rosthern, June 30, 2023
  • Ewert Fisher, Garth and Claire, Mount Royal Mennonite Church, Saskatoon, June 15, 2023
  • Froese, Don, interim pastor at Mount Royal Mennonite Church concludes March 31, 2024
  • Guenther Loewen, Susanne, Nutana Park Mennonite Church, Saskatoon, February 11, 2024
  • Klassen, Eileen, Wildwood Mennonite Church, Saskatoon, September 17, 2023
  • Wallace, Josh, Interim Executive Minister, Mennonite Church Saskatchewan, December 31, 2022 (returning to role as Church Engagement Minister, January 1, 2023)
MENNONITE CHURCH Manitoba
  • Enns-Rodine, Erika, First Mennonite Church, Winnipeg MB, February 5, 2023
  • Hiebert, Lee, Steinbach Mennonite Church, Steinbach, July 16, 2023
  • Koop, Kathy, Bethel Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, August 31, 2023
  • Letkemen, Mel, Grace Mennonite, Steinbach, December 31, 2023
  • Morash, Erin, Prairie Mennonite Fellowship, Crystal City, July 29, 2023
  • Quiring, Ken, Grace Mennonite Church, Winnipeg MB, December 25, 2022
  • Rempel-Boschman, Don, Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, August 31, 2023
  • Warkentin, Ken, Jubilee Mennonite Church, Winnipeg MB, January 29, 2023
MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA
  • Allaby, Gordon, Waterloo North Mennonite Church, Waterloo ON, September 30, 2023
  • Amstutz, Doug, Erie View United Mennonite Church, Port Rowan ON, August 6, 2023
  • Bender, Alissa, Hamilton Mennonite Church, Hamilton, March 30, 2023
  • Brown, Jim, Tavistock Mennonite Church, Tavistock, Retiring July 31, 2023
  • Brubacher, Jonathan, Elmira Mennonite Church, Elmira, August 31, 2023
  • Carter, Kara, Wellesley Mennonite Church, Wellesley ON, December 3, 2023
  • Cassels, Ben, Waterloo-Kitchener United Mennonite Church, Waterloo, July 31, 2023
  • Dau Klaassen, Renate, Niagara United Mennonite Church, Niagara-on-the-Lake ON, December 31, 2023
  • Derksen, Kevin, Mennonite Church Canada, Kitchener, June 30, 2023
  • Derksen, Kevin, St Jacobs Mennonite Church, St Jacobs, June 30, 2023
  • Driedger, Ken, North Leamington United Mennonite Church, Leamington ON, August 31, 2023
  • Drudge, Steven, Steinmann Mennonite Church, Baden, Retiring July 31, 2023
  • Frere, Craig, Vineland United Mennonite Church, Vineland ON, October 31, 2023
  • Gazley, Kenneth, Brussels Mennonite Fellowship, Brussels ON, Retiring November 30, 2023
  • Himes, Taya, St Catharines United Mennonite Church, St Catharines, January 15, 2023
  • Klaassen, Randy, St Catharines United Mennonite Church, St Catharines, Retiring, June 30, 2023
  • Knarr, Gary, Mannheim Mennonite Church, Petersburg ON, September 1, 2023
  • Mann, Nancy, St Agatha Mennonite Church, Baden, Retiring May 28, 2023
  • Steven, Jan, Grace Mennonite Church, St. Catharines ON, September 30, 2023