Who We Are

Our Vision

Westmount and the world flocking to Jesus Christ.

Our Response

To be a church that leads healthy conversations about Jesus Christ.

Our Statement of Faith

This church accepts the Scriptures as its authority in matters of faith and practice. Its understanding of Christian truth as contained in the Scriptures is in essential accord with other Baptist churches, but it has no statement of creed apart from the Scriptures, particularly the New Testament.

Our Staff

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Lead Pastor

PASTOR PHIL BUTLER 

Pastor Phil is a graduate of the Baptist Leadership Education Center, University of Guelph and McMaster Divinity College (M.Div.). He began in full-time pastoral ministry in 1998 and came to Westview in January 2015. Phil met his wife Anne at the University of Guelph. They got married in 1994 and have two children Erica and Owen. Phil is a geography-buff, enjoys karate and relaxes best with a good book and a coffee.

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Christian Education Specialist

PASTOR TINA RAE

Tina is a graduate of Heritage College with a Bachelor of Religious Education with a Children's Ministry Minor. She has been serving at Westview since 2005 with our children, youth and adult programs, and was ordained here in 2018.  In 2020, Tina released her first book titled "Devotions for the Artist at Heart."  In her spare time, Tina enjoys hanging out with her family, painting, and playing baseball.

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Ministry Assistant

KATHY ROOT PARR

Kathy is a graduate of the University of Guelph (B.Sc.) and McMaster Divinity College (M.Div). She has been in ministry of one form or another since 1985, has been part of the Westview staff for more than 20 years, and became Ministry Assistant in the summer of 2021. She is married to James and enjoys reading, music, nature photography, wood carving, drama and puppetry and many other things!

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Manager of Custodial Care

MICHAEL MARTIN

Michael is our Manager of Custodial Care. He is a hardworking and handy person who is talented in music and the trades. In his free time, Michael likes to spend time with his wife Alex (Fani) and family as well as going for hikes, helping others, and designing and building things.