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Meet our pastoral staff team!

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Rev. Andrew Beunk

Lead Pastor

Andrew joined the pastoral staff team in September 2009. He and his wife Kim have three children: Colleen, Andrea, and Jake. And as of November 2010 they have welcomed a really smart West Highland White terrier into their family named ‘Riley’.¬†Before coming to Burnaby, the Beunks served a congregation in Hamilton, ON, and with theRead More

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Pastor David Groen

Youth Pastor

Dave joined the staff of New West CRC in January 2008. He and his wife Brittany moved from Ontario to Burnaby shortly after finishing their studies at Redeemer University College. Dave is thoroughly enjoying his position in youth ministry at New West; encouraging and nurturing teens in their faith journey brings him great joy. Dave isRead More


Dr. Michael Goheen

Pastor of Preaching

Mike has been part-time minister of preaching at New West since 2007. While he lives most of the year in Burnaby he holds three academic positions elsewhere where he also spends some time: Professor Missiology at Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, MI), Professor of Missional Theology (Newbigin House of Studies, San Francisco, CA), and scholar-in-residenceRead More