Mark Barrett – Lead Pastor

Pastor Mark has been ministering as a pastor since 1982, with a heart to see people grow in their relationship with Christ, equipping them and mobilizing them to do kingdom work. He has ministered in Churches in New Brunswick, Canada, PEI, Canada, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, and has been at NBBC since March 2013. Mark received his Bible School training at Judson Baptist College (Portland, Oregon), Moody Bible Institute (Chicago, IL) and Multnomah Bible College (Portland, Oregon). Pastor Mark has also been working with E3 Partners Ministries as a Church planter for over 20 years. He has assisted in planting churches in Venezuela, Colombia, Russia and Belize. Mark loves to teach God’s Word in real life practical ways that will lead people to faith in Christ and which help people grow in their relationship with Him.

Mark has been married to Barbara since 1983, and have 3 sons and 5 grandkids; all boys, of course. In his spare time Mark enjoys working out at the gym to stay in some manner of good health, but he also enjoys playing a few rounds of golf, fishing (when he can find someone to go with), and hunting.

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Heather Leach – Children’s Ministry Director

Heather is our Children’s Ministry Director. Heather worked in healthcare for 16 years and sensed God’s calling into children’s ministry. She joined our staff in 2018. Her desire is for kids to know, share and experience God’s love.

Heather enjoys do it yourself projects, reading scripture and a good book, sipping coffee and spending time with family and friends. Heather and her husband Mike have two boys, Carter and Seth.

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Andrew Marcoux– Worship Director

Andrew is our Worship Director. Andrew will be entering his fourth year at Heritage College and Seminary studying for a Bachelor of Church Music. He has served North Broadway as a musician, as well as with the former Coordinator, for the past 13 years. Andrew has been playing music in the church since he was 14 years old and is passionate about serving the family of God through music. Andrew sensed the call of God on his life in his mid-to-late teens. He did not continue toward vocational ministry until realizing that God was calling him back when his job came to an end with Sears in 2013.

Andrew and his wife Erika, have four children, Daniel, Makenzie, Genny and Connor. While it might seem busy with four kids, there are often more youth that like to drop in from time to time just to chat.
In his spare time Andrew likes to hang out with some of his band mates and jam the time away.

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Kim Leslie – Office Administrator

Kim has recently joined our staff as Office Administrator. She and her husband Kevin, moved from the Cambridge area in September 2017. They have been married 31 years, have two adult children and two granddaughters. Kim worked as an Educational Assistant in the Waterloo region for 20 years. She has served in the Celebrate Recovery ministry since 2008. She is Ministry Leader for CR Inside and is also Co-Ministry Leading NBBC Celebrate Recovery here at NBBC. She loves people and sharing the unconditional love of Jesus with others. She enjoys the gift of family time; learning; reading; coffee and fellowship.

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