Ray Woodard and his wife, Patsy, have been living happily in Vancouver for 30 years. They have two daughters and seven grandchildren. When Ray and his family moved to Vancouver in 1988, he became the pastor of Towers Baptist Church, a small church that nine believers called home. After growing the congregation, Tower’s helped plant and support church plants for the diverse cultures of the city. In 2008, Ray began working as a local church planting coach. Since that time, he has seen a growth of over 70 new church plants. Ray provides guidance for church planters in Vancouver. He also serves as the Church Planting Catalyst for the Province of British Columbia.