Alice Szemok

Alice Szemok


Email: alice.smruc at

Vitals: Born October 19th in Kisvarda, Hungary

Family: My husband, Geza, is also a minister and works at Westminster United Church. We have three wonderful children. Being a mother is my greatest privilege!

The most influential person in my life: My grandfather; and my husband and friend Geza.

What inspires me? The changing world challenges me to stay steadfastly in the unchanging God.

One thing that I love about SMRUC: Wherever you come from, when you enter this church you can feel like you belong.

Hobbies: Knitting, bread making, running, acting, reading.

Life Long Goal: To serve God through people and also to see my children grow up and discover Christ for themselves and the plan that God has for their lives.


Authors: Mihail Bulgakov, Albert Camus, Frank Peretti

Quotation: "Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend." (Camus)

Movies: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, What about Bob?, Groundhog Day, Waking Ned Devine

Television: You Rang M'Lord?, Agatha Christie's Poirot, M.A.S.H., Stargate SG-1

Music: Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No.1

Restaurant: Charisma East Indian Restaurant

Drink: Soy Latte@ Starbucks

Childhood Memory: In the spring time my friends and I went to the forest next to the castle where we lived and we lay in the grass inhaling the thousands of blooming violets around us.