Who  are  we ?

About us               

- A heart for God and people. 

- A local 'Australian Christian Church' in Toronto which loves to pray and worship. 


- We have a passion to make a difference and have a positive impact in our community.

- We are committed and keen to share Jesus' love with others.

- We are enjoying the journey together, including witnessing God's supernatural healing and miracles.

Senior Pastors John and Judi Harwin

Since 1998 John and Judi have been involved in overseas ministry and missions, living in both Jakarta and Bali then in Taree and Toronto N.S.W. Both are ordained with Australian Christian Churches Australia and Acorn International Ministries. They have been pastoring full time since 2008 with a passion for Jesus Christ and His great commission. They have co-pastored Living Word Lakeside Church Toronto since 2015 with a desire to see people develop a deep relationship with Jesus while discovering God's purpose for their lives. Pastor John's strengths are teaching, administration, mens' ministries and creating community connections. Pastor Judi has a prophetic preaching gift, accompanied by a specific anointing for prayer breakthrough in peoples' lives, along with encouragement of their gifts. John and Judi have been married for 44 years and have three amazing children and six gorgeous grandchildren. 


real people 

Meet Paul

“I love being a part of the Living Word Lakeside Family,” 


—  Paul heads our helps ministry and is a loving valued member of the church family. Anytime we need a helping hand Paul is the man. 

Our Journey

Living word  lakeside church
Affiliated with Australian Christian Churches 

Shop 5/67-73 

The Boulevarde

Toronto NSW 2283

Phone: 0401 887 004 

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