Heavenly Father, today as we pray for Hon. Mike Farnworth, we are reminded of his very important portfolio and pray that his work in these areas will be most effective. We pray earnestly that Your divine wisdom, righteousness and justice would prevail in important decisions as well as in the solving issues that affect the lives of the people of this province. Thank You, Lord, for his many years of faithful service, and we pray Your continued blessing over all he does and says. In Jesus name , we pray, Amen……..
Mike Farnworth was re-elected as MLA for Port Coquitlam in 2017. He was first elected as MLA for Port Coquitlam-Burke Mountain in 1991, and re-elected in 1996, 2005, 2009 and 2013. He is the Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General. Mike was raised in Port Coquitlam and has lived there for more than 40 years. He earned a bachelor’s degree in geography at Simon Fraser University, and was elected to Port Coquitlam city council for three terms in 1983, 1985 and 1990. As MLA, he served in numerous cabinet positions, including Minister of Health, and Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing. From 2001 to 2004, Mike worked in Bulgaria, the Balkans and then Iraq on democratic governance programs to help build multiparty democracies in former one-party states.