The Deacons of Shore Baptist Church exist to serve the body – and, sometimes, the wider community – in many practical ways. Sometimes, financial – often other administrative functions. If you are in need, know of a need, or wish to serve a need within the church, please contact us below.

Jeff has been a member of Shore Baptist for over 20 years. He is married to Annette & lives in Glenfield.  Jeff works for OMF NZ, seconded to Tertiary Students Christian Fellowship (TSCF), and works with international students at Massey University, Albany.  He previously worked with OMF in China and Taiwan for several years and now primarily works with Chinese students here in NZ.

Annette works as a community occupational therapist for Waitemata DHB four days a week, visiting adults with physical disabilities at home. She volunteers part time as an associate staff worker for TSCF, assisting Jeff with the work with international students. She enjoys the privilege of having an insight into the lives of others and journeying with them. Annette has been a member of Shore Baptist since 2002.

Andrew is married to Susan, has two teenage children, and also lives in Glenfield.  He has been employed in IT for over 30 years and currently works part-time as a consulting project manager & CAD specialist.  He has been involved with Shore Baptist since 1984 and became a formal member in 1991; he was the treasurer for 10 years, served in Sunday School, Youth & various committees and leads a Care Group in their home.

Susan is married to Andrew and has been a member of Shore Baptist since 1991.  She works as the Learning Support Coordinator at Henderson Intermediate.  For many years, she has served in the organisation of church morning teas and more recently was appointed a Deacon and has been part of the SBC Catering team which caters for special events, such as the Roving Classroom, church camps and conferences.  Her home has been used as a venue for Youth, Care Groups and women's events.  She led and taught Sunday School for nearly ten years and has been involved, alongside Andrew, in leading Beach Mission teams over 15 years.

Charles has attended Shore Baptist Church since 2015 and serves alongside other men and woman within the Deacon Ministry.  He is married to Anne and together they have four daughters Toni, Madison, Jordan and Shannon.
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Gabriele, originally from Italy, arrived in New Zealand in 2013. After hearing the Gospel from his brother, he came to faith and was baptised by André in 2015. He married Carmen in 2016 & works as a woodworker and lives in Glenfield.
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