Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers to thrive in their personal lives, and to do the work of the ministry.
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Jason Homan has served for many years as the pastor of Northside Baptist. He was raised in a Christian home and made the decision to follow Jesus Christ at an early age. After earning his degree in theology Jason married his college sweetheart, Debbie. Together Jason and Debbie have served in some of the most dynamic and challenging churches in Canada. Today, they are proud to serve in Northside Baptist Church. They are glad to call Cape Breton their home and its people their friends. 

Pastor Jason is the author of two books:
and a book of gospel music titled “Six Strings and a Song.” 
As the primary teaching pastor, Pastor Jason has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture. He and his wife Debbie have a solid background in music and have served Christ in some of the most dynamic ministries in Canada. Jason and Debbie are passionate about helping people follow Christ and make forward progress in life. Jason’s hobbies include woodworking, and Debbie is a classically trained musician and pastry chef.



cathy 048Noah Sparkes has been a deacon of Northside Baptist Church for many years. His service to the Northside community goes all the way back to the founding of the congregation and the construction of the first church building. Noah and his wife, Violet, have been married for over seventy years. Their big heart for others is only exceeded by their love for God.