MOORE, John MacFarlane, D.D., - Passed away on November 2, 2017.
Predeceased by his beloved wife Esther.
Survived by his son David (and Chrystal), daughter Jane (and Ted Flemming); and his treasured grandchildren Ryan, Emma, Cameron and Caelan. Born in Kirkintilloch, Scotland, called to the Christian ministry, Pastor of the Tent Hall, Glasgow, Inverness Baptist Church, New Prestwick Baptist Church and Carrubbers Close Mission, Edinburgh. Then called to Canada to minister in Central Baptist Church, Victoria, BC and Willowdale Baptist Church, Toronto, ON.
Former President and National Staff Evangelist of The Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada, former Chairman of the Toronto Spiritual Life Convention and in recent years International Evangelist and Bible Teacher.
Author and composer of many hymns and choruses including "Burdens are Lifted at Calvary."
Visitation to be held at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, Markham, ON L3R 5G1) on Thursday, November 9, 2017, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service to take place at Springvale Baptist Church (3885 Stouffville Rd., Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON L4A 7X5) on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 11 a.m.
"All my iniquities on Him were laid,
He nailed them all to the tree; Jesus the debt of my sin fully paid,
He paid the ransom for me." (J.M.M.).