Lead Pastor

Pastor JB & Sharleen Lim

Favourite Drink

J: Chocolate Bubble Tea with pearls, half sugar, no ice from CoCo

S: Pina colada with a strawberry swirl 


Favourite Movie:

J: Oceans 11, Sound of Music

S: Just Go With It, Life Is Beautiful



J.B.'s dream is to build a strong, loving, wise and healthy church in the city of Vancouver.  He longs to see every person at THRIVE encounter Jesus Christ and become passionate lovers of God and of people.  J.B.'s greatest joys in life include his wife Sharleen and his sons Bradley and Caleb.

Sharleen's dream is to partner with J.B. and to see lives transformed by the power of God here in the city of Vancouver. She also dreams of being the best wife and mom and building a Christ-centered family.


Pastor JB (Lead Pastor)

Graduated from Rockbridge Seminary with a Masters Degree in Divinity and a Masters Degree in Ministry Leadership.  Also graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School with a Juris Doctor degree in law.

Pastor Sharleen (Pastor)

Candidate in Masters in Divinity Program at Rockbridge Seminary.  Also graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Masters Degree in Business Administration and from Wellesley College with a Bachelors Degree in International Relations.


Media Specialist

Ryan Hung

Admin Assistant

Amy Yang


Thrive Learning Centre

Tina Chen