Our Team

Rev. Dr. Paul Hutchison is our Lead Minister. Paul connects the stories of our faith to the questions of contemporary spirituality. He is a deeply present listener whose approachability reflects a warm welcome throughout our church community.

phone 416-481-1141 x320


Rev. Sarah Chapman is our Next Generation and Growth Minister. Sarah’s mission is to create meaningful and sustainable church experiences for younger generations. Read more…

phone 416-481-1141 x330


Rev. Don Parsons is our Pastoral Care Minister. Don offers pastoral care to our church community, regularly keeping in touch by phone or with a personal visit. He also works with families planning funeral and memorial services.

phone 416-481-1141 x 351


Shawn Grenke is our Director of Music. Shawn leads our music program, nurturing our adult choir and soloists each week in rehearsal and in concert throughout the year.

phone 416-481-1141 x340


Church Administrator

Contact the ESG office at the number or email below for general assistance.

phone 416-481-1141 x210


Irina Denissova is our Bookkeeper. Irina is available to help with questions about donating to ESG, or other money matters.

phone 416-481-1141 x230


Ashlyy Abdul is our Social Media Communications Coordinator. Ashley works to promote ESG programs and services via Facebook and Instagram.


Kate Littler is our Children’s Ministry Coordinator. Kate leads our online Children’s program for children in JK to grade 6 and their caregivers.

phone 416-481-1141 x350


Rowena Hetherington-Wilson is our Youth Leader. She leads the youth programming for teens in grades 7-12 at ESG as they grow and learn in faith and community.


Murray Brooks is our Lead Caretaker. Murray is responsible for our building maintenance and cleaning program.


phone 416-529-9088