REV. DAVID COOKE
David comes to us from Ontario, originally, where he studied Divinity at Emmanuel College at the University of Toronto before being ordained in the United Church in 2016. Previously, he was the minister at Revelstoke United Church in Revelstoke, BC.
David’s passions include hiking, snowboarding, playing Dungeons & Dragons, and music. He plays the guitar, piano, and viola as well as singing. He has been married to his husband Christopher since 2013 and the two of them are excited to be in Kamloops.
“Just as you did it to one of the least of these my family, you did it to me.” – Matthew 25:40
Nazli is our musician, who started working for Mount Paul November 1, 2019. She is an international student at TRU, taking courses for international business. Nazli’s family live in Tehran, Iran, and she arrived in Canada in August 2019. Nazli is a self taught musician, who started playing the piano at age 10. She is a piano instructor, since 2017, teaching students the basics of music, and helps to facilitate their learning.
We welcome Nazli’s enthusiasm and we are grateful she has joined our Sunday worship, to lead us in music.