Rev. Dustin Abbott has been married to Lana since 1997 and is the father of Samuel, Jazzlyn, and Ryan. He attended Christian Life College in Stockton, California and received a degree in Theology. He has been the Lead Pastor of Emmanuel Lighthouse UPC in Pembroke, Ontario since 2002 after serving as Associate Pastor for 5 years. Rev. Abbott is an ordained minister with the United Pentecostal Church International. He also serves the Ontario District of the United Pentecostal Church in various capacities, including as Section 1 Presbyter, Media Missions Director, and as Dean of the Pembroke Campus of Leadership Training Centres. He is a published author as well as a professional photographer whose work has appeared in multiple publications. He considers it an honor to serve in the Lord's work and his goal is to see hurting people from the Ottawa Valley find salvation and restoration.