Our Staff

Dino Skariah

Senior Pastor

Dino was born in Kerala, India and recognized the call of God on his life from a young age. He has a degree in theology and a degree in social work. He has a passion for revival and the Word of God, and a vision to equip and empower a generation to be effective witnesses and robust leaders, ushering in Holy Spirit revival here in Edmonton and beyond. Dino is passionate about discipling equipping the young adults of Gospel Centre. He is married to Sheeba, and they are blessed with two children, Faith and Joel. In his spare time, he enjoys many activities, but has a particular interest in men’s shoes. If you ever want to have an extensive discussion about men’s footwear, Pastor Dino is your man!

Michael Zabiran

Associate Pastor

Gospel Centre has been home for Michael since 2011. Both he and his wife Jill were born overseas and therefore appreciate the diversity GC expresses. Jill and Michael  both also graduated from Vanguard College, with degrees in Missions and Pastoral Ministry, respectively. They have a son named Theodore.  Michael oversees weekend services, worship and video, missions and desires to equip the saints for the work of ministry, building up the body of Christ, to bless the world. In his spare time, he is at the piano, on the lake, in the garden or playing with the kids.

Murray Coughlan

Pastor Emeritus

Murray has been pastoring since 1977 and has served in 5 churches in Western Canada. Murray and his wife, Patricia, have been married for over 40 years and have two children, Taralyn and Darrin, and four grandchildren. Murray’s passion is to enable believers to become all that God wants them to be. On his days off, he likes building furniture, golfing, and working in the garden.

Holt Hutchinson

Youth Pastor

Holt is married to Kate and they are both originally from Parry Sound, Ontario. They have two daughters, Sage and Ivy. Holt holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theology with a Youth Ministry major from Vanguard Bible College. Holt loves youth ministry and is passionate about seeing students discover their identity in Christ and desires to see them develop long-lasting faith. He wants to see this generation of youth grow into leaders that will make an impact in our world.  Holt loves to hang out with his wife and children, play board games with friends, and enjoy a good laugh. 

Cheryl Tracy

Family Life Pastor

Cheryl and her husband, Wayne, have three children: Josh, Hannah, and Rebekah. After serving in Asia for nearly 10 years, in 2005, the Tracys returned to Canada. Cheryl has ministered in the area of children and families for the last 16 years. She continues to thank God for having the privilege of touching people’s lives as she serves in this ministry. She celebrates what God is doing and will continue to do in this generation! Her goals are to nurture a spiritual hunger for God, an awareness of His presence, and a love for His Word. 

Amy Lang

Community Life Pastor

Amy graduated from Vanguard College with a degree in Pastoral Ministry. She is passionate about people coming to know God in personal and powerful ways. She loves to serve God and people, seeing the great privilege of being able to walk alongside people as we pursue God as a church family. In her spare time, she loves to hang out with friends and family, play board games, read some good books, and laugh.

Aneke Bester

Administrative Assistant

Aneke was born in South Africa and has lived in Canada since 2004.  She has a passion to see the move of God and see people step out into the winds of revival. She believes revival starts with intimacy with God and knowing the person of the Holy Spirit and wants to help foster an environment where people can freely grow in their God-given gifts. She is excited to be a part of what God is doing in Gospel Centre through her passion and love for ministry and gifting in administration. In her free time she will be found enjoying the outdoors, reading, and spending time with her friends and family.