Our Pastor

Pastor George van Popta received his training at Trinity Western University, Langley BC, and at the Canadian Reformed Theological Seminary in Hamilton, Ontario.

He started off his ministry at Jubilee Church in Ottawa in 1987. In 1992 he left to serve a church in Taber, Alberta from where he moved to Ancaster, Ontario in 1997. There he served a church for eleven years. In 2008, he was called back to Jubilee Church. He is very happy to be living again in Ottawa and serving Jubilee Church as pastor.


Pastor George has been married to Dora since 1979. They have five children and an increasing number of grandchildren. Besides the gospel, Pastor George’s passion is cross-country biking and writing hymns. He maintains an eclectic blog which you can enjoy by clicking here.

If you have a question about anything you read on this website, Jubilee Church, the Bible, the gospel, ethics, etc., you can ask Pastor George and he will try his best to answer it.