Deacons serve the church in many practical ways. Members of the church congregation will find their contact details in the Community Directory. Refer to the Community section of the website.


Jeff Lane

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 Lane

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 Snowball

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 joined Shore Baptist in 1991, and has served in Sunday School, Youth & various committees and leads a Care Group in their home.

Susan Snowball

Susan is married to Andrew and has been a member of Shore Baptist since 1991. She works as an ESOL teacher at Henderson Intermediate. For many years, she has served in the organisation of church morning teas and more recently been part of the SBC Catering team which caters for [email protected], 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 Joe


Gabriele Moro

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.

For any issues – financial or practical – please contact any of the deacons as listed in the community directory or at [email protected]