Our desire that the love we have for Christ in our hearts will be sensed by others and contagious.
Our Pastor, Wendy Payne
She is our Lead Pastor at Manitoulin Community Church. She is passionate about preaching God’s word and loves finding fun and creative ways to bring forth His message in a challenging and yet easy and understandable manner.
When Wendy isn’t working on “Church” things she can be found working part time as a hairstylist in her home salon, riding her bike or laughing and having coffee with someone. She is a wife, a mother of 3 beautiful young women and an Oma to 3 amazing grandbabies.
Our Mr. Everything, Darrel Payne
He is are MCC’s administrator. He is also our “Jack of All Trades”. He handles church admin as well as all the “Fix it” jobs needed for the church building. He is the supportive husband to Pastor Wendy and her partner in ministry. He is a willing servant of God who is often found working behind the scenes diligently and effectively to get the job done.
Worship Pastor, Ramona Daniso
Ramona's love of music and worship started at a very young age hearing her parents sing and her mom play piano at Spring Bay Pentecostal Church. At 10 years of age she started playing the organ at church while her mom played the piano. She went on to study music at Bible College in Edmonton and had her love for worship grow. Ramona loves seeing people open their hearts to God through music and is excited about the growing worship team and children's choir at our church!
Ramona is a wife and mother of 3 cutie pies. She teaches piano and voice out of her home in Mindemoya and enjoys peaceful moments with a novel and a cup of tea.
Youth Leader, Janelle Shaw
She is passionate about Jesus and the youth. She loves to see the youth learn, grow and find purpose in God and in His Word. Also, she finds joy in seeing the youth and others being empowered by God's tremendous love for them. She is energetic, adventurous, and loves sports.
She is also (waiting upon results from her licensing exam a nurse and has a passion for providing care to those in need. She loves deep conversations, and if she is not at work will be found conversing with someone (youth or adult) about life.