Pastor Dexter Smith, is a passionate God chaser, Jesus follower, husband, son, brother, pastor, dreamer, visionary, and an authentic hard-headed, softhearted work-in-progress. He is married to the talented, inspirational and beautiful Melissa Smith, a teacher at Peel Adventist Academy.
Pastor Dexter Smith is a graduate of Oakwood University. Prior to his assignment as Associate Pastor at Mississauga Seventh-day Adventist Church, he served in Alberta and in Toronto, Ontario at the Kingsview Village Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Pastor Smith is committed to the belief that the next generation does not need more pep talks about leading. He believes they have already been given an assignment from God with all the authority and power to do it— they just need us to toss them the keys! He fervently prays that, “we will become the Church that says, ‘Yes’ to the hopes, dreams, and passion for change that God has placed on the hearts of the next generation.”
There is no mistaking that Pastor Smith loves the Lord. He is excited about heaven, and is dying to get there. Besides being an outstanding preacher, counsellor and motivational speaker, he enjoys singing, barbering, reading and playing the bass guitar. He is adventurous and enjoys playing every and any sport.