Welcome to Cedar Grove!  I have the unique and wonderful privilege of being called the Lead Pastor of our warm and loving family of God.

The Lord called my family and I here to Canada to Pastor Cedar Grove and serve this wonderful city in November 1997 and it continues to be one of the great adventures of my life.

My wife Cynthia and I have been married since 1978 and we have three married sons, seven beautiful grandchildren, Connor,


Welcome to the Grove, my wife Tess and I have been attending Cedar Grove since 2002.  We have three amazingly gifted children, Phoebe Ruth married to Ryan Virtue, Misha-el married to Stephanie and Chloe Chanice. We also have four gorgeous grand babies Tehillah Joy, Koah Jordyn, Elessar Jude and Milla Ehlani. We have been married for 35 years and we are still learning new things about each other.

The Lord has provided an amazing opportunity for


My journey is an amazing story of how God can take a messy life, and completely transform a heart towards His purposes. God has most recently amazed me with a confirmation as Executive Pastor here at Cedar Grove.  I had the honour of being an Overseer for three years at Cedar Grove before moving into a staff pastoral position.

My wife Kristiina and I have been married since 1997, and have three children.  We both came to Christ through an Alpha


Hey welcome to Cedar Grove Church! I am so privileged and honoured to work here with our Youth and Young Adults! My life journey starts with being born in a different country and a different religion. I was born in Kuwait and became a Christian in Jordan. I would love to meet with you and tell you my story. 

I started ministry when I was in grade 12 after being kicked out of high school.



10330 - 144 Street
Surrey, BC   V3T 4V3



9 & 11 am
9 am - 4:30 pm
Closed through the summer