Faculty

Rev. Dr. Peter Neumann

Academic Dean

Rev. Dr. Peter Neumann accepted the position to serve as the Academic Dean at Master’s in 2016. He joined the Master’s team as a faculty member in 2001. In addition to his role as Academic Dean, Peter teaches in the areas of systematic theology. He also served for eleven years as a pastor on staffs of churches in Richmond Hill and Markham. Peter completed his PhD in theology in 2010, which focused on Pentecostal theology and experience of God. His book, Pentecostal Experience: An Ecumenical Encounter, was published in 2012.

Education

BTh, Eastern Pentecostal Bible College
BA, (Philosophy), York University
MTS, (Theology), Wycliffe College (Toronto School of Theology)
PhD, (Theology), University of St. Michael’s College and
Wycliffe College (Toronto School of Theology)

Contact

705.749.0725 ext:257, or eMail
Twitter: @pdneumann

Dr. Owen Black

Pastoral Ministry Program Director & Director of Field Education

For over 35 years Owen served in pastoral ministry (Peterborough, ON, Montreal, Quebec, Abbotsford, British Columbia and Mississauga, Ontario). He has also ministered as the Human Resources Director for the Overseas Missions Department (PAOC). During these postings he has been privileged to be a conference speaker, church consultant and adjunct course instructor for EPBC/Master’s. On a number of occasions he has been asked to teach in overseas Bible School settings.

Education

Diploma, Eastern Pentecostal Bible College, Peterborough, ON
B.Sc., Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Waxahachie, TX
M.A., Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, MO
D.Min., McMaster Divinity College (McMaster University), Hamilton, ON

Contact

eMail

Rev. Eldon Wright

Youth Ministry Program Director

Rev. Eldon Wright serves as director of the B.Th. Youth Ministry program. Eldon has 30 years of experience in church and community youth work. He has been a youth pastor in three regions of Canada in Prince Albert, SK, Langley, BC and Portico (formerly Mississauga Gospel Temple) in Mississauga, ON. While youth pastor at MGT, he designed an effective youth discipleship program, which gained national exposure in the PAOC, and wrote the “Join the Revolution” curriculum for the Canadian Youth Network project “2000 ACTS”.

Education

Diploma, Central Pentecostal College

Contact

705.749.0725 ext:226 or eMail

Rev. Graham Gibson

Teaching Faculty: General Studies 

Graham Gibson specializes in Cross-Cultural (Missions) ministry, with particular interest in reaching every culture within a multicultural Canada. A teacher at MCS since 1995, he teaches such courses as Cross-Cultural Studies, Canadian Culture & Evangelism, World Religions, Understanding Cultural Diversity (Cultural Anthropology) and Ethics.

Education

Diploma, Eastern Pentecostal Bible College
B.R.E. and B.Th., Emmanuel Bible College
M.T.S, Ontario Theological Seminary
M.A., Wilfrid Laurier University

Contact

705.749.0725 ext:227 or eMail

Rev. Dr. Josh P.S. Samuel

Teaching Faculty: Bible and Theology

Rev. Dr. Josh P. Samuel joined the teaching faculty of Master’s College full time in 2014, teaching courses in Bible and Theology. One of his passions includes equipping the saints for ministry, and he has done this in college contexts – as well as in local churches – for a number of years now. Prior to joining Master’s full time, he was an adjunct professor teaching at Master’s, Universidad Teológica Pentecostal (in coordination with Master’s in Cuba), and Zion Bible College (Vijayawada, India). He completed his PhD in theology in 2014, which focused on the Spirit’s immediacy in Pentecostal corporate worship.

Education

B.Th. (Pastoral), Master’s College (formerly Eastern Pentecostal Bible College)
B.A. (Religious Studies), University of Waterloo
M.T.S., Wycliffe College, the University of Toronto
Th.M. (Theology), Tyndale University College and Seminary
Ph.D. (Theology), McMaster Divinity College

Rev. Luciano Lombardi

Director of Leadership Development and Distance Education

Rev. Luciano Lombardi is presently serving as the Director of Leadership Development and Distance Education at Master’s College and Seminary. He has served us at Master’s since 2002, helping to shape the lives of our future ministry leaders. He also is a professor at the college teaching courses in New Testament and Theology. He is cofounder of Leadership Coaching Canada [www.leadershipcoachingcanada.com] and the author of two books; A New Humanity: A Walk through the Letter of Ephesians: Guardian Books 2014 and Coaching Changes Everything: Make Coaching Part of Your Leadership Behaviour; Leadership Coaching Canada 2015. He regularly shares his insights from his classes as he teaches and preaches throughout our fellowship. He has served as a transitional pastor and a member of the Western Ontario District of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada. Luciano is also a Professional Coach and Coach Trainer [www.coachlombardi.ca] supporting ministry leaders with coaching and coaching training to enhance their ministry skills and develop coaching environments within their churches and leadership teams.

Education

B.Th. Honours, Eastern Pentecostal Bible College
M.Div., Tyndale Seminary in Toronto

Contact

705.749.0725 ext:224, or eMail