Maranatha Baptist Church

                    Pastor Ernest & Myrlene Kennedy

Ernest has served as Senior Pastor in a number of Canadian churches including Forward Baptist, Cambridge, Ontario, for 20 years, Central Baptist, Victoria, BC, for 14 years, and Fellowship Baptist, Cobourg, Ontario for 5 years.  Since retiring he has served as interim pastor in several churches including Stanley Avenue- Hamilton,  West Highland – Hamilton, Forward Baptist-Cambridge, Flamborough Baptist-Waterdown, Crestwicke Baptist-Guelph, Hespeler Baptist-Cambridge, Shenstone Baptist – Brantford, Erin Mills Baptist-Mississiauga, and since May 1, 2017 is serving as Interim Pastor at Maranatha.  Ernest has also served as Interim President of the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada. He has  enjoyed assisting a number of churches in Strategic Planning and Governance.

The Kennedy’s have been married 56 years and have three children, eleven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.   They live in Kitchener and are willing to serve our church family in whatever way possible.



Cell:   519 616-1175

Home:  519 748-1175