Jonathan Michael is a passionate communicator of the gospel coming from three generations of South Asian believers in Christ. He first came to Canada in 1988 to study at Capernwray Bible School where he met his leadership and preaching mentor, the late Dr. Keith A Price minister at large for the EFC, a significant leader in SBF history.
Jonathan presently directs all leadership development, training and mentoring, and the men’s ministries at Calvary Worship Centre, Surrey. CWC is a thriving 1000+ member international congregation consisting of believers from 108 nations . Jonathan is also adjunct faculty at Trinity Western University where he teaches on leadership, career, faith and culture. A graduate of TWU, he won the Governor General’s Gold medal for academic excellence, the highest educational award in Canada.
He resides in the lower mainland with Christiane, his wife. They have been married for 30 plus years and have two sons: Joshua, born in Duncan, BC and dedicated at SBF and Judah born in India. Joshua lives in Germany now pursuing a career in classical music and Judah works at a not for profit organization in Vancouver. Jonathan has preached at SBF on different occasions in the last 30 years.