People on our team
Pastor Phil Richardson
International Director & Founder.
Pastor Phil is the International Director of Church Mobilization. An inspirational visionary and catalyst who energetically injects motivation into the heart’s churches all over the world. His clear prophetic & apostolic ministry. And is at the leading edge of mobilizing churches into cutting edge Global Mission.
A pastor to pastors he works with senior church leadership from across the denominational spectrum, coaching, mentoring and brokering churches in new paradigm of modern mission.
As a kingdom networker, he has strategically connected churches and ministries all over the world and release thousands on individuals into local, regional and international mission.
Phil’s keen understanding and insight into both local and global missions is brings new excitement, clarity and awareness to churches, pastors & individuals. He has an uncompromising passion for the word of God and to serve the church. As a speaker, he triggers both passion and strategy for local and international mission. Providing vision while engaging response to live for the cause.
From day one, he been part of the foundation and establishment of global phenomena Pacific2 Nations, and its International leadership team. This is now triggering a new missional move from within the Pacifica peoples internationally.
Married to Christine for 36 years , he’s successfully been able to marry off his three daughters, granddad to five energetic boys. Home Church Faith Pointe Church.
Sharon & Graeme Lepper
Auckland NZ / Brisbane Australia / Papua New Guinea.
Sharon is a Community Chaplin, working with street people and the homeless. Splitting their time between Auckland Brisbane and Papua New Guinea, this couple help train, coach and mentor people in practical life skills of administration plus building construction. Several times a year they travel to Asia and Papua New Guinea where they are heavily involved in post-earthquake reconstruction of training and medical facilities.
People with practical skill, seeking to engage themselves missionally in practical construction and training are encouraged to join them in these challenging two thirds world situations.
Pastor Patrick Foo
Senior Pastor at Enjoy Church Singapore.
Rev. Patrick Foo Is the Senior Pastor of Enjoy Church in Singapore. A Multicultural church of four congratulations (English, Chinese, Philippine, & Indonesian)
Rev. Patrick background in entrepreneurial business development helps establish self funding Micro-enterprises in the region. He is the Asia Regional Director for ‘Global Leadership Summit’. He also is the President of ‘Myanmar Vision International’ in Myanmar having the vision for Orphanages, Churches and Bible Schools. He helps mentor and advise senior leadership and emerging church and business leaders in the 2/3 world.
Patrick is married to Rev Piteulia Foo.
Pastor Lui Ponifasio
Auckland New Zealand
The Senior Leader of Life Church Manurewa. Pastor Lui has been working closely with Church Mobilization for many years , crafting his church for Global Mission.
He also is the Chairman of Pacific2 Nations International Leadership team , and along with Phil is spearheading Church Centred Missions with the Pacifica People around the Pacific rim.
Lui’s passion for local and global mission has seen him appointed Police Chaplin, in South Auckland and Church Growth Consultant to the brethren churches of New Zealand.
Pastor Sua & Bernice Sagala
Auckland New Zealand
Based in Life Church Manurewa, Sua is at the vanguard of a young people in mission. Now back in New Zealand after establishing church planting and establishing a radio ministry in Asia.
This amazing couple are now equipping multiple short term mission exposure teams for local and global cross cultural impact.
He also helps lead up Pacific2 Nations New Zealand’s team, working closely International leadership team. This is now triggering a new missional move from within the Pacifica peoples internationally.
Pastor Ongky Ola
Senior Pastor at Destiny Church Denpasar Bali, Indonesia.
Ongky has worked for many years with youth, university students and Church Leaders. He is a skill church planter and trainer of leaders, with a proven record of equipping and inspiring all generations in Church planting and leadership.
For many years Ongky has been part of Mercy Indonesia core leadership team. Coaching and training church and business leaders. While helping build a diverse and robust orphanage infrastructure spread through Indonesia.
Married to Syelly they are parent to two sterling young men.
Trust Officer of Church Mobilization.
Works with OMF (Overseas Missionary Fellowship) coordinating their short term Missions program – Serve Asia.
Her wide Missions experience spanning local church Missions, field experience in Japan, Mission agency member care, leading & preparing short term teams, teaching Missions courses, mentoring individuals assists her in the Serve Asia role as its a discipleship program.
As a Mobiliser she engages in strategic thinking & with Life Coaching skills personalizes & challenges people to discover more of Gods heart for the world.
Pastor Reynold Slade
Brisbane Queensland Australia.
Based in kangaroo Point uniting church Brisbane Reynold’s has a wealth of experience in the corporate and Judicial service, both as a trainer and Manager. A pioneer in urban street mission and feeding programs.
Each year Reynold facilitates and leads cross cultural teams into Asia. While raising recourses and insight into global mission.
He also helps lead up Pacific2 Nations Queensland team, working closely International leadership team. This is now triggering a new missional move from within the Pacifica peoples internationally.
Pastor Iwan Sulistyawan
Senior Pastor at House of Hope Denpasar Bali, Indonesia.
Iwan is a experienced church planter , Broadcaster and trainer of leaders, with a proven record of equipping and inspiring all generations in Church planting and leadership.
For many years Iwan has been part of Mercy Indonesia core leadership team. Establishing a network of Radio Stations in Asia. A trainer and Coach and a emerging generation of business and church leaders.
Iwan and his team a have built a network of counselling centres throughout Indonesia, called House of Hope.
For many years Pastor Iwan’s skills as a linguist and translator have found him at the forefront of numerous conferences and training events. A gifted speaker and broadcaster, Iwan is a real asset to Church Mobilization Global team helping NGO’s establish schools, orphanages, medical and counselling centres.
Auckland New Zealand
Khan is an experienced youth leader veteran of many short term missions trips. Home base is Auckland New Zealand. But for the past two years has been working with young people and schools in Northern Thailand and Cambodia.
Khan’s corporate experience in Marketing and Finance, is a very useful resources in coaching NGO’s and financing missionaries.
John and Nola Michan
Veteran South American Missionaries.
John and Nona have lived in Chile for many years, providing leadership and pastoral care for numerous South American missionarie .
Domiciled now in New Zealand, they continue to provide inspiration and motivation to emerging church leaders and pastors, plus council and advise to many denominations in Chile and South America.
Peter is a Qualified Civil Engineer, seconded to several NGO’S helping design and build roads, schools, bridges and water supply systems.
Born to missionary parents in Asia. Peter has spend all his life on the coalface of world mission, with the short exception of a few brief years in New Zealand, were he undertook his university studies.
Interim Minister Whanganui Presbyterian Church.
Shirley carries a unique gifting of Mission Mobilizer. On the global scene it is rear to find one individual who can champion and mobilize a whole city to unite in Mission.
Equipping, championing, preparing and leading teams on mission is what Shirley thrives on.
Based now as Interim Minister at Whanganui Presbyterian Church. While itinerating and inspiring young and old for Missions, expresses what she does best.
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