We’d like to introduce you to…


  • Senior Pastor Alastair (Arnie): Married with 3 kids, ex accountant (and trying to keep it that way), occasional runner, coffee drinker and lists Waihi Beach as his favourite place on earth!
  • Pastor Garey: Married with (only) 4 kids, ex accountant (hang on!), gym attender, pastoral carer, preacher, small group co-ordinator and training legend!
  • Youth Pastor Martyn: Married, drum player, sporty fella, former Englishman, soccer fan of some minor team who wear red and a great youth pastor!

Part Time staff:

  • Youth – Casey.
  • Counselling & Careforce: Kathy – has a soft top and a soft heart!
  • Children and Families: Denise – great with kids, leaders & parents, She’s a Mum – what’s your superpower?!
  • Worship, Creative Ministries & Young Adults: Caleb – ex builder & a music legend – if you can play three chords, he can teach you to worship!

Support staff:


  • Ross Abernethy
  • Bryan Page
  • Daniel Palmer
  • Steve Mihaere
  • Alastair Hall

Management Team:

  • Alastair Hall (Senior Pastor)
  • Gregory McKinnell (Info Tech Manager)
  • Catherine Thompson (HR)
  • Mark Dawson (Buildings/Property)
  • Michelle Peilua (Legal)
  • Norah Greyling (Admin)