Staff

MURRAY SWALM

LEAD PASTOR

Murray has a heart for teaching and is the primary preaching pastor at Bonavista Church. He offers his gifts of leadership and wisdom to our congregation and has been on staff since 1984. Murray is married to Lorrie, and they have two married children and seven grand-children.

Colin Creighton

Colin Creighton

Associate Pastor

Colin has a passion for seeing the body of Christ function harmoniously in kingdom work. He comes to us with 20 years of youth experience as well as a season of serving in a global outreach and community impact capacity in Didsbury, AB.

Nora Vasquez

Nora Vasquez

Director of Children & Family Ministries

Nora joins the Bonavista staff with a passion for kids and a joy for life. Having served as a volunteer in our children‘s programs for many years, Nora’s enthusiasm for families and loving heart for all children brings tremendous value to these ministries.

Allan Eisses

Allan Eisses

Director of Youth & Worship

Allan brings a servant’s heart to both our Youth and Worship ministries. He is passionate about encouraging youth to have a solid, biblical foundation and to establish a biblical worldview. His love for the Lord is evident in his leadership in our worship and music ministry.

Edith Green

Edith Green

Office Administrator

While Edith cares for many of the details that come through the church office, she additionally ministers care through a quiet, listening posture that allows her to connect in a personal way with those who call or drop by.
Edith is a mother to four and a grandma to four.