Brad Somers is the lead pastor/planter of PAXnorth church in the high risk community of the north end Halifax. Before planting PAXnorth he served in two other churches; first in Maine, USA and secondly in Cambridge, Ontario.
Brad grew up in Atlantic Canada. He has more than 25 years of ministry experience. He knows the joys and struggles of serving in a blue collar rural setting, a white collar suburban setting, as an intercity church planter and now as a lead pastor of a church that has planted another church.
Brad and his wife, Shelby have seven children ranging from 7-22 years of age. His wife who home schools, serves their family so well and has been in partnership on this ministry calling tops his heroes list.
Brad attended both New Brunswick Bible Institute and Heritage College and Seminary for his ministry education.
He genuinely loves the Church. Has a passion for both church planting and church renewal. Brad serves part times as a Regional Mobilizer with Multiply and also sits on the TGC Atlantic board.
Multiply Conference 2019 in Halifax, NS