Pr Bob Beverley
Tel 0417 410 306
Pastor Bob Beverley and his wife, Anne, joined our fellowship in the early 1970s. Before that, he was an atheist, enjoying work as an architect. But his life changed dramatically when he was baptised and filled with the Holy Spirit.
Bob has recently retired as our senior pastor but continues his ministry and as a member of the Revival Fellowship Council of pastors. He has had a close involvement in the development of our fellowships on four islands in Vanuatu since 2002. As a result he has learned to communicate fluently in Bislama and visits there with Australian brethren twice a year, especially to encourage the leaders and ministry.
Pr Chris Allen
Tel 0402 383 959
Pastor Chris Allen grew up as a committed Catholic, moving to Canberra from Wagga to study accountancy. He came into contact with our fellowship as a young man, and was eventually persuaded of the need for baptism as a believer with the expectation of receiving the Holy Spirit. Pastor Chris, with his wife Lili and family, have served the Lord Jesus Christ faithfully in Canberra since the early 70s. He has a special commitment to providing premarital and marriage counselling, as well as financial advice and assistance to the fellowship generally.
Pr Chris Brown
Tel 0402 143 790
Pastor Chris Brown grew up in a Catholic family and enjoyed bush bashing, hunting and working as a jeweller in the family business in Nowra. His wife Cynthia, who with her family had been part of our Moruya fellowship for many years, invited him to a Sunday meeting, where he was convinced of the need to be baptised and be filled with the Holy Spirit.
Several years ago they moved to Canberra with their two young sons and established their own jewellery business here. They have made a much appreciated contribution to our assembly life and Chris has recently been appointed as pastor in Belconnen, assisting Pastor David.
Pr David Sunderland
Tel 0419 414 842
Pastor David Sunderland leads our Belconnen fellowship. He and his wife Fiona, together with their adult children and grandchildren all make a great contribution to our fellowship in every way.He grew up in country Victoria, where he was filled with the Holy Spirit at quite a young age. He moved to Canberra to study Science at the ANU and has stayed ever since.
Over the years David and his family have been involved in music, children’s and youth activities and camps. He is also part of the One Vision team, working together to share our skills and expertise around the ACT and NSW, promoting the unity and effectiveness of our NSW fellowships
Pr Michael Nagy
Tel 0419 882 836
Pastor Michael Nagy leads our church in Chisholm and took on overall responsibility for our two assemblies in Canberra in late 2017. He has also been appointed as a member of the Revival Fellowship Council of pastors, who care for our fellowship throughout the world.
He came to our church as a young man working for the Snowy Mountains Authority in Cooma, and was persuaded of the need to receive the Holy Spirit. After marrying Angela, he spent several years caring for small assemblies in Cooma and the Latrobe Valley, while also gaining his engineering degree. Michael and Angela then returned to Canberra in 1996.
Pr Michael Till
Tel 0451 662 865
Michael Till was appointed as a pastor in our Chisholm church in late 2017, assisting Pastor Michael Nagy.
Over twenty years ago, he was filled with the Holy Spirit in Whyalla, SA. As a result, his life changed dramatically from being involved in heavy drinking, drug dealing and bikie gangs, to that of a fully committed Christian.
He also introduced his parents to God, and later they all moved to Canberra, where he now works as an electrician. He subsequently married Liz, who had grown up in the Canberra assembly. They and their family have shown a great commitment to the well-being of our young people as they grow in their faith.
Pr Nick Allan
Tel 0400 885 085
Pastor Nick Allan with his wife Brenda and their family has been dedicated to serving the Lord for many years. Our fellowship has greatly benefited from his encouraging preaching, calm assurance and wise counsel. Pastor Nick is also involved in the provision of our computing and audio-visual facilities.
‘Repent, and be baptised every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.’ Acts 2 v 38