Meet the staff


Brian Brown is the Lead Pastor at Philadelphia. He grew up in the pastoral ministry as a Pastors Kid.  He has been married to Rosalyn for the past 28 years and has three children, Samantha, Nathan and Daniel.  Pastor Brown and Rosalyn have 27 years of pastoral experience and have a passion for the Body of Christ, the Church, to rise up and fulfill its “God intended purpose” as “the Hope of the world”.


Rob Coles is the Assistant Pastor at Philadelphia.  He has been married to Sherri for 16 years and has two children, Bethany and Benjamin.  He brings 18 years of pastoral experience, working as Youth and Children’s Pastor across the Province and is passionate about bringing the realness of Jesus to peoples everyday lives.


Carla Clarke is the Children/Youth Pastor at Philadelphia.  She is married to Stephen and both graduated from Vanguard Bible college. Her passion is to see children and youth experience and know God.


Effie Wheaton is the Office Administrator at Philadelphia.  She joined the staff in1997, bringing much experience and a personal touch to her role.  We are blessed to have her as a part of the team!
Maxine Coles is the church custodian at Philadelphia.  She has been a part of the staff for 15 years and does a great job keeping our church facility in great condition.