Our Team

Lead Pastor - Tony Spencer 

Tony joined the team in August 2011 after 11 years of ministry at North Beach Baptist. He is married to Michelle and they have four children aged between 15 and 20yrs. Tony has a passion to see people discovering God's great love in Jesus Christ and together and living lives of worship in response. He has a love for the church and passion to see a vibrant community of people who are continually amazed by God's grace. He is a West Wing fan, a West Coast fan and enjoys sharing a meal with family or friends.

Associate Pastor - Danie Van Zijl

Danie is responsible for Membership and Ministry in our church. As the pastor who focuses on Membership he leads our church in connecting with newcomers, helping them to commit if they wish to and belong in our community where we all care for one another. As the Ministry focus Pastor Danie has the great pleasure of helping Christians serve Jesus by recruiting people, gathering them into serving teams and equipping them to serve confidently and joyfully. Danie also helps by being part of the Youth and Young Adults Leadership teams.

Danie is married to his God given wife Bec (that’s the only explanation for her him he says!) and they have two beautiful boys Max and Leo. When Danie is not working he enjoys spending time with his family doing something out of the ordinary, going for a run with their dog Cora along the river, reading a book, watching Netflix or his beloved Eagles dominate the AFL.


Leadership (Elders)

Ulrich Theaart and Jared Le Cras

Leadership (Deacons)

Chris Stutley, Nathan Coffey, Conan Prince, Lindsay Robinson and Paul Steven,


Administration Staff 

Pipa McMahen & Itty Uzonwanne

Pip and Itty are our Church Administrators since January 2019. They work in the Admin office of the church building each week from Monday to Thursday and will often be the ones in contact with (or nagging) you about rosters, reminders and general information in church membership. They love serving Jesus in the administrative needs of the church to help edify the body of Christ and are here to help you so please send your requests their way.