Canada-U.S. Team

The GBCanada mission operates under the leadership of an Executive Team comprised of three career missionaries including two pioneers of the original Canadian church planting mission: Nathan Bryant in the greater Toronto, ON area, Philip Bryant in surrounding Vancouver, BC area, and Ted Adomanis who oversees all financial and administrative matters coast to coast in both U.S. and Canada.

Nathan, Philip and Ted are each joined by their wives who are also career missionaries and equal partners in the ministry. You can learn more about each of our missionaries by clicking on their picture or name to visit their individual bio pages: (Sign-up for e-news here).

Nathan Bryant, MDiv (Capital Bible Seminary)

Nathan is one of GBCanada’s founders, a former board member for the Grace Brethren Missionary Herald Company and currently serves on the Fellowship Council of the FGBC. In addition to his church planting duties, Nathan is Associate Pastor of Renew Church in Mississauga.


Philip BryantMA (Capital Bible Seminary)

 Philip has been instrumental in the launch of each one of first four churches. Philip was a member of the founding team of Grace Community Church and helped the relaunch of Real Life Church. Phil led our first team into Western Canada, and currently serves as lead pastor of Community of Hope Church .                                                                   

Ted AdomanisCPA, MM (Grace Theological Seminary)

Ted has managed GBCanada’s legal and fiduciary functions since 1998. He is also actively involved in our churches, having been and elder at Grace Community Church (now Renew Meadowvale), part of the team that launched the Village Community Church (now Renew Milton), and currently serves as a church elder with Grasslands Church.