Pastors and Staff

Alan & Elena Hood

Lead Pastors

Alan and Elena are down to earth, relational leaders who are passionate about advancing the Kingdom of God through strengthening the local church. 

They love to see people coming into relationship with Jesus, being fully discipled, released into their calling, and fulfilling their God-given potential.

Alan and Elena's preaching is practical and life-giving. They passionately believe in training leaders, and in journeying with people for the long haul.

Staff & Volunteers

Abigal Edmeades

Social Media / Youth / Admin

Anthony Walker

IT System Administrator / Finance

Brett Mallory

Creative Manager

Bruce Glover

Connect Groups

Elle Janson

Pastoral Care / Freedom Prayer

Emma Wallis

Intermediate Youth Leader

Erika Hitchens

Coast Liaison Administrator

Errol Saul

CAP Counsellor

Heidi Johnson

North Liaison Administrator

Janita Neal

HOD Empower, Youth and Young Adults

Jared & Rachel Pratt

Location Pastors (Tauranga)

Jess McMullien

Young Adults Leader

Joanne Hurlock

Creative Arts / Administration

Jurika Walker

PA to Senior Pastors / Events / HR

Laura van Aardt

Tauranga Liaison Administrator

Leah Bentz

Under 5’s Kids Church Leader

Monica Stanway

Pastoral Care (North)

Niky Hardgrave

Kids Ministry (Coast)

Ruth Haupt

Payroll / Atrium Conferencing / Facility Bookings

Sam Wright

Highschool Youth Pastor

Sharon Hough


Shaun & Ruth Sutcliffe

Location Pastors (North)

Sheryl Wilson

Kids Pastor

Tamryn de Laborde

Kids Ministry (North) / Media & Marketing Admin

Victor Haupt

Atrium Cafe & Conference Manager / Tauranga Facilities

Will & Nicole Viljoen

Location Pastors (Coast)

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