Meet our staff

DENN GUPTILL – Lead Pastor

Denn has been pastoring since he was twenty and his strengths lie in communication, both as a speaker and author. He has spoken at churches in Canada, the United States, Africa and Australia, and presently serves as adjunct faculty at Kingswood University in Sussex, New Brunswick.  Denn is the author of “The Penn of Denn: The world through Denn Coloured Glasses” Denn & Angela have led our church as a team since it’s inception. They make their home in Kingswood. Email


MARILYN MANSVELT – Children’s and Women’s Pastor

Marilyn has been a part of the ministry team at Cornerstone since 2008 with primary responsibility in the area of Children’s and Women’s ministry. Marilyn is married to Chris and they live in Hammonds Plains with their two sons. Email


STEFAN – Worship & Youth Pastor
& DEBORAH GILBERT – Assistant Family Care Pastor

Stefan and Deborah became part of our staff in 2014. Stefan is our Worship and Youth Pastor while Deborah is the assistant Family Care Pastor. The Gilberts make their home in Bedford with their four daughters. Email


MIKE KNEEBONE – Administrator & Building Manager

Mike has been a part of Cornerstone since 1996 and presently serves as administrator and building manager. Mike is married to Sajonna and they make their home in Bedford. Email