Kumeu Baptist Church

a Christian congregation serving the Kumeu community in Auckland

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Staff & Elders

Staff

Gareth Davies

Associate Pastor (Interim Senior Pastor)


Bronwyn Owens

Children & Family Pastor


[email protected] / (09) 412 9154 or 027 372 3178

Gareth is our Associate Pastor, currently also serving in Senior Pastor responsibilities. He is responsible for our staff team and involved in preaching and in pastoral care with our families. Gareth came to us from Pakuranga Baptist Church where he was a Youth Pastor for many years.  He is married to Andie and has two daughters, Brynn and Mila.

[email protected] / (09) 412 9154 (office)

Bronwyn leads our children's ministry team for our Sunday Kumeū Kids.  She is married to Tim and they have two daughters, Rachael and Sarah.  She comes from a background in early childhood teaching and brings her experience, enthusiasm and administrative giftings to the role.


Devon Lidell 

Youth Ministry Intern 

Karen Barr

Office Manager


[email protected] / (09) 412 9154 (office)

Devon is currently training in youth work and helps make our youth ministry tick. Growing up through Kumeū Youth, she completed Carey Baptist College’s ‘Intermission’ programme in 2019 and remains eager to develop and apply her learning. Devon is one of four siblings.

[email protected] / (09) 412 9154

Karen is our Office Manager. Available for contact or queries 9am-2pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Karen comes from working in administration, co-ordination and project management for the last 25 years. She is married to Malcolm and they have a 9 year old son Callum.

 
   

 

Eldership

  • Nick Dobbe
  • Claire Pearce
  • Murray Sulzberger
  • Raewyn Moodie
  • Kevin Herring

Devon is currently training in youth work and helps make our youth ministry tick. Growing up through Kumeū Youth, she completed Carey Baptist College’s ‘Intermission’ programme in 2019 and remains eager to develop and apply her learning. Devon is one of four siblings.