Rev. Lorrie Gibbons
District Superintendent - Western Ontario
District Superintendent Rev. Lorrie H. Gibbons is serving in his 10th year in the Western Ontario District of the PAOC. His ministry began following graduation from EPBC in 1976 when he accepted the position of assistant pastor at Evangel Church in Brantford, Ontario. Five years later, he moved to Grimsby to be lead pastor at what is now Lakemount Worship Centre. Lorrie was elected to serve as District Youth Director in 1981 and served there until 1986 when he was invited to move back to Brantford to plant a new church.
In addition to his pastoral ministry, Lorrie served many years on the Western Ontario District Executive as well as being Assistant District Superintendent for two terms. He has been the Chair of the Board of Governors for Master’s College & Seminary. After pastoring New Life Assembly for 12 years, Lorrie left to assume the position of Regional Director Southeast, where he served for 11 years until being elected as District Superintendent in 2009.
Lorrie has been married to Debbie (Scott) since 1975, and they are blessed with three remarkable sons and their wives plus four perfect grandchildren. Matthew, a high school phys ed teacher and coach is married to Anna (Mutter) with a son Knox and daughter Tessa; Todd, a pastor in Kitchener is married to Becky (Hureau) with a son Rhett; and Benton, a youth pastor in Guelph is married to Rebekah (Price) with a son Zion.