Ministry, Marriage And Family Life
Growing up on the homestead farm in the beautiful Fraser Valley has deeply embedded in Ron a grounded, practical spirituality that is expressed through an apostolic calling and generous hospitality. Ron is passionate about the local Church and equipping leaders. He is a lifelong learner and has continued his formal learning through Winnipeg Bible College, and courses with Trinity Western University and Simon Fraser University. Ron has also been privileged to be mentored by some of the most respected leaders in congregational health.
As a Salvation Army Officer, he has been a part of growing and revitalizing churches. For four years he gave oversight to the work of The Salvation Army in Alberta and Northern Territories where he honed his talents for building and directing boards and his experience with non-profit, health care, social justice and camping ministry.
Ron’s gifts are apostolic leadership, shepherding, vision, process, hospitality and the empowerment of others.
Growing up in southern Saskatchewan Toni is innately drawn to spacious living and stunning skyscapes. Toni is passionate about helping others to live spaciously in all dimensions of their living. Toni’s further education has taken place with Trinity Western University, Richmont Graduate University and courses throughout her ministry years.
One of the highlights for Toni over her career has been Breakthrough, a program for change that was designed and developed for single moms. She has also designed and facilitated individual and small group retreats helping individuals and groups to achieve their desired outcomes. Toni’s gifts are in the prophetic, vision, leadership, discernment, hospitality and compassion. She is passionate about working with individuals and small groups to help people grow deeper in their love of God and as a result be transformed.
A long discussed dream of ministry through hospitality has become a present reality . Through partnership with Ron’s sister Joan and her husband Art and the opportunity they have given us, we have been able to create a place of spacious invitations where people can…
Come & Rest~ Listen & Learn~ Reflect & See~ Create & find~ Experience Convergence
Many others have made contributions of counsel and donations for the garden. They have been a wonderful inspiration and blessing.