Pastor Ken grew up on the farm east of Olds, Alberta. He is a graduate of Seattle Pacific University in 1969 – Bachelor of Arts in History. He and his wife Marg attended the North American Baptist Seminary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota graduating in 1973 with Ken obtaining a Master of Divinity degree and Marg, a Master of Arts in Christian Education. Ken and Marg pastored First Baptist Church in Arnprior, Ontario (1973-1979) prior to coming to Edmonton to serve at Meadowlark Baptist Church. Ken served at Meadowlark Baptist Church, later to be called West Meadows Baptist Church for 23 years. During this season he completed a Doctor of Ministry program through the North American Baptist Seminary.
Ken gave leadership to the formation of a Church Plant, Terwillegar Community Church beginning in the fall of 2002. Ken’s passion is connecting with the community to share the exciting love of God. He currently serves as chair of the North American Baptist Foundation Board.
In April of 2017 Ken gave leadership to the formation of Southwest Community Church, a daughter church of Terwillegar Community Church.
Ken and Marg have three daughters and six grandchildren. His relaxing moments are spent with the latest technical gadgets, golfing, travelling, keeping current with politics and best of all, his family.
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