Eric L. Ollila is Pastor of St. John’s Seventh-day Adventist Church in St. John’s, NL. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Non-profit Administration from The University of Northern Colorado and Masters of Divinity from Andrews University Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Michigan. In addition to full time pastoring, he currently sits on the VOAR Christian Family Radio Management Committee, the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada REACH Strategic Advisory Committee, and recently completed a five year term as a member of the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists Executive Committee, Silver Spring, Maryland. He is married to the lovely Selina “Lucy” Ollila and currently resides near St. John’s, NL. You may listen to Pastor Ollila on the Sounds of Worship on dial 1210AM VOAR every Saturday at 11:00 A.M. (NDT).
Lucy Ollila is a vital part of the St. John’s Pastoral Team. Currently she serves as the Junior Sabbath School Teacher, member of the St. John’s Evangelism Committee, member of the Avalon Region Evangelism Committee, Associate Director of the St. John’s Nedley Community Depression & Anxiety Recovery Program, and frequently leads a team at the St. John’s SDA Soup Kitchen. She has also served in various other capacities such as Social Committee Chair, Kitchen Coordinator, and NL Mission Campmeeting Primary Teacher.
Pastor Eric and Lucy love their church family and have a passion for spreading the gospel to St. John’s and the surrounding area.