Darren is Treasurer of the Elder Board. He was one of the founding members of GraceLife and has been active in many aspects of church ministry. He has taught the junior and senior high Sunday School class for more than 8 years now and has taught adult classes on the Theology of Work and the Fruit of the Spirit. He runs a busy law practive with the firm Richards Hunter Toogood (www.rht-law.ca) and has been happily married to Cheryl for over 27 years. They have four kids ages 10 - 18.
All the activities and affairs of the Church are under the direction of the Board of Elders. Also, the Elders are responsible for the selection and removal of all officers, including pastors, staff and employees. They are also responsible for the establishing of duties, fixing the length of service, and assigning compensation. The Elders are accountable for all income and their subsequent disbursements and effectively control the activities and affairs of GraceLife Church insofar as these are all consistent with the Scriptures, law, Declaration of Incorporation, and GRBC Bylaws as deemed best.
Darren, like all Elders is an active member of this church and possesses the qualifications described in 1 Tim. 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9.