Rev. Gord Rutledge is Hillsburgh Baptist Church New Pastor!
Here is a brief Bio.
Pastor Gord was our Interim Pastor from May 2019 until January 2020.
He has been pastoring since February 2005 serving at Royal City Evangelical Missionary Church, Guelph (as interim), Milton Baptist Church, and Avenue Road Baptist Church, Cambridge. In 2008 he received a Master of Divinity from McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton.
Gord came to faith as a child and was baptized by immersion in 1968. Since his teenage years he has always been actively involved in the churches he has attended. Through serving as a Board member or chair, pulpit supply, Sunday School and Bible Study leader, event planning, visioning, procedure and bylaw writing, etc. Gord has comprehensive lay and pastoral experience which he is prepared to utilize here at HBC as necessary.
Prior to pastoral ministry Gord worked in quality assurance, systems, and management for Magna International from 1985 to 2003. Other jobs Gord has had include owning a small printing business, shopping mall manager, taxi driver, and sales and fast food positions.
Gord is blessed with three grown children and eleven grandchildren. After a twenty-one-year marriage, he was divorced in 1998. He has been happily married to Glynis for twenty years.