Pastor Tim has been on staff at ACC since 2019. His favorite thing about his ministry is the team he gets to work with as well as the people we get to serve. He is happiest when we are listening to God's Word together and willingly submitting ourselves to the Holy Spirit's transformational work. Tim's favorite attribute about God is the name Immanuel because it means "God with us". Tim doesn't know where he would be without the never ending presence of God in his life.
Congregational care PASTOR
Pastor Jim has been on staff at ACC since 2009. His favorite part of his ministry is seeing others experience Christ's freedom and purpose. Jim's favorite attribute of God is His faithfulness.
Pastor of children & community engagement
Pastor Khristie has been on staff at ACC since 2016. Her favorite thing about her ministry is seeing kids give their lives to Jesus, parents investing in the discipleship of their children and serving with individuals that are using the gifts God has given them to point people to Jesus! Khristie's favorite attribute about God is the depth of God's love for us.
Pastor of youth & evangelism
Pastor Michael has been on staff at ACC since 2019. His favorite thing about his ministry is building a community who wants to be together and chase after the heart of Jesus. Michael's favorite attribute about God is that He is relentlessly loving.
Director of Operations
Marlis has been on staff at ACC since 2017. She has always loved the challenges that come with administration and finance work. And now she gets to "administer" alongside a great group of people who are called to "minister". Everyone living in their spiritual giftings is a real blessing! Marlis has 2 favorite attributes about God. The first one is that He is unchanging. In a world that searches so desperately for something stable, God is the Rock of Ages. The second one is that He is a Warrior God. It always amazes Marlis that He wants to fight her battles for her!
Adult Ministries Pastor
Pastor Verna has been on staff at ACC since 2020. Her favorite thing about her ministry is getting to serve alongside the incredible men and women who invest so much in the lives of others in our ACC community. Verna's favorite attribute about God: He is her rock, my refuge and help in times of trouble.
Pastor of worship & discipleship
Dallas started at ACC on December 1, 2021. Being with people and witnessing Jesus at work in them is the best part of being a pastor for Dallas. Pursuing and worshiping Jesus, together, is what we are made to do! Dallas' favorite attribute about God is how Jesus is trustworthy, always.
Shana has been on staff at ACC since 2018. Her favorite thing about her ministry is teaching kids about God's love for them in creative ways as well as seeing the kids get excited and engaged in their faith. Shana's favorite attribute about God is His unfailing love for us and His unmeasurable Peace that He can lay on our hearts.
COMMUNICATIONS & Technology MANAGER
Nicole has been on staff at ACC since 2019. Her favorite thing about her ministry is working with such a great staff and congregation family here at ACC. Nicole's favorite attribute about God is that He is all-powerful, He helps us with everything.
Mercy Connect Coordinator & Facility MaintenancE Manager
Heather has been on staff at ACC since 2018. Her favorite thing about her ministry is serving and seeing God's hand changing lives for the better. Heather's favorite attribute about God is His faithfulness.
Mary has been on staff at ACC since 2005. Her favorite thing about her ministry is the teamwork and unity of the staff. Mary's favorite attribute about God is that He loved first.
Cassie has been on staff at ACC since 2017. Cassie's favorite attribute about God is His graciousness.
B O A R D O F E L D E R S
Elder - Chairman of the Board
Ethan and his wife, Teresa, have called ACC home since 2011. They are a part of a life group as a couple and Ethan is also part of a men's life group and as a Grade 3 Sunday School teacher. Ethan will be serving on the Board of Elders until September 2022.
Elder - VICE-CHAIRMAN
Daryl and his wife, Jolene, moved to Sylvan Lake in 2015 and started attending ACC at that time. They have 2 children, Levi and Emma. Shortly after joining ACC they began leading life groups and Daryl joined ACC's Worship team in 2016. Daryl looks forward to serving on the Elders Board until September 2024.
Elder - Secretary
Don has been attending ACC for 27 years and is married to Shawn. As they were growing in faith, they saw the importance of committing to fellowship and participation in the church's inner workings, contributing to a gathering of people who they now regard as their special extended family. Don will be serving on the Elders Board until September 2025.
Elder - Treasurer
John and his wife, June, have been attending ACC since 2016. He came to know Christ and gave his life to Him in December of 2006. John loves being the facilitator of the Alpha Course here at ACC and working with the sound team for Sunday services. John will be serving on the Elders Board until September 2023.
Steve and his wife, Katie, have three young children and run a small plumbing business in Sylvan Lake. Steve grew up in Calgary, but moved to Sylvan Lake almost 12 years ago. Steven and Katie love raising their kids in a small town and within the community of ACC. Leading a men's life group has been a growing and learning experience for Steve. He will serve on the Elders Board until September 2023.
Fred and his wife, Vivian, have attended ACC since 2013. Fred was elected as an Elder in the fall of 2018, he leads a Life Group and works on the Welcome Team with his wife here at ACC. Fred looks forward to seeing what God has in store for him in the coming years through the ACC body. He will be serving as an Elder until September 2022.
Kent and his wife, Amanda, have called ACC home since the mid-1990's. They have been married since 2002 and have 2 sons, Colby and Tyler. Kent says it's been awesome to see the church grow and how it has blessed the community over the years. He looks forward to what God has in store for the church. Kent will be serving on the Board of Elders until September 2025.
Bryan and his wife, Val, have been attending ACC since 2016. Bryan's hopes and prayers for our ACC community going forward are that we continue to grow as an outward focused church that regards those around us as more significant than ourselves and acting in humility. Bryan prays that we continue to listen attentively to the written and spoken Word with obedience, being convicted and transformed through the work of the Holy Spirit. Bryan looks forward to serving on the Elders Board until September 2023.