Ed and Marnie Kolar are our lead pastors. Ed came to the Lord in January of 1967. He graduated from the University of Windsor, did post-graduate work and taught elementary school for 32 years. After giving his life to Jesus, he became actively involved in a local church - teaching Sunday school classes, eventually becoming a Sunday school superintendent, preaching and leading Bible studies. He became a licensed minister in 1989 and received his papers of ordination in 1991. The Kolars live in LaSalle and have three daughters.
Peter and Ruth Wiebe are originally from Manitoba, and have been leaders in the Vineyard since 1988. They have led small groups and have served on the worship team. Peter is one of our pastors, serving as a regular Bible teacher, and giving oversight to the worship team. By profession Peter is involved with the Windsor Symphony as a cellist, and as their Associate Conductor. Ruth gives pastoral oversight to our children's programs. She is also a professional musician, playing and teaching violin and piano. The Wiebes live in Windsor and have six children.