Our Staff

Pastor Bruce Adema

Title: Lead Pastor
Phone: (613) 813-8778
Pastor Bruce came to Bethany Church with a lot of ministry experience. Over the years he pastored churches in Ontario and Alberta, planted a new church and taught at a seminary in the Philippines, and was the Christian Reformed Church's director of ministries for Canada. He and his wife Joanne love living in The County, and are delighted to be part of a wonderful church like Bethany!

Carrie Koopmans

Title: Office Administrator
Phone: (613) 393-1684
Carrie is the Office Administrator at Bethany. She is happy to help members of Bethany and the community to feel welcome. When she is not in the church office, Carrie is active in other Admin type jobs at home. Alongside her husband they make Maple Syrup in the Spring, and she has her own Candle Making Business.
Being a Light for God is one of her goals.

Helen Kempers

Helen Kempers

Title: Custodian
Helen is always busy keeping Bethany sparkling clean and organized inside and out. She usually has her trusty sidekick “Toby” with her to greet you when you come through the doors.
Helen enjoys her daily walks, time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.