info Leadership

Tim Bergmann - Lead Pastor

lead pastor

tim bergmann

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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.

Jim Rilling - Associate Pastor

Congregational care PASTOR

Jim Rilling

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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.

Khristie Looy - Children's Pastor

Children's Pastor

Khristie Looy

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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.

Michael Dyck - Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Michael Dyck

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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.

Marlis Hansen - Director of Operations

Director of Operations

Marlis Hansen

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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!

Verna Verity - Adult Ministries Pastor

Adult Ministries Pastor

Verna Verity

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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.

ELEMENTARY COORDINATOR

SHANA ONDIK

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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.

Mercy Connect Coordinator & Facility Maintenance

Heather Donald

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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.

Nicole Bateman

COMMUNICATIONS & Technology MANAGER

Nicole Bateman

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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.

Mary Pszczolkowski - Receptionist

Reception

Mary Pszczolwski

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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 Orlando - Head Custodian 

HEAD Custodian

Cassie Orlando

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

Ryan Haugan

Elder - Chairman of the Board

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Ryan lives in Sylvan Lake with his wife, Lindsay, and their 4 children.  They have called ACC their home church for 20 years and have served in the worship, youth and children's ministries during their time here.  Ryan is currently serving as the Chairman of the Elders board until September 2021.

Chris Lewis

Elder - VICE-CHAIRMAN

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Chris and his wife, Laura Lee, have been attending ACC since 2008.  They have seen ACC's impact in their lives by providing an excellent church home with positive, Bible based teaching, and being a beacon of hope and life in their community.  They love to volunteer in the Worship Arts ministry, Men's and Women's ministries and in Small Groups.  Chris will be serving on the Board of Elders until 2021.

Tim Toews

Elder - Secretary

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Tim has been attending ACC for 25 years and married to Treeva for 16 years.  They have 2 children, Selah and Judah.  Tim grew up in a Christian home and became a Christian as a child.  He serves with the worship teams here at ACC.  Tim will be serving on the Elders Board until September 2023.

John Rivers

Elder - Treasurer

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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 Beagle

Elder

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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 Chelstad

Elder

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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.

Ethan Clark

Elder

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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.

 

Daryl Williams

Elder

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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.