The Team

Brent Russett

Lead Pastor

Rev. Dr. Brent Russett (who prefers to be called Brent or Pastor Brent) grew up in a dairy farm just outside of Arnprior. He went to seminary at Taylor Seminary in Edmonton and did his Doctor of Ministry at Northeastern Seminary in Rochester. He has pastored for 35 years and started at Asbury in September of 2018. Brent is passionate about helping people to experience God in their everyday lives.

Lorna Normile

Worship Leader

Lorna leads worship from a heart that overflows with a love for God.  Through praise and worship songs, hymns, scripture reading, and prayer she desires to lead others to encounter and experience who God is.  She longs for others to see God’s nature, majesty and redemptive work through the cross that is available for each life. 

Jamie Smith

Assistant Pastor – Digital Discipleship

Jamie Smith was born and raised in Perth, Ontario and started his ministry journey in 2016. His ministry is primarily focused outside of the church walls. He has a passion for showing how the Lord’s love and grace is ever-present in people’s everyday lives.

Sheri Walters

Lay Minister – Children’s Ministry

Sheri has been involved in Children’s Ministries at Asbury for the past 14 years, and became our Lay Children’s Minister in 2016. She lives for the crafts, songs and stories that help kids learn more about how God loves them and why they should love him back.