We use innovative creative arts to make moments of awe and wonder.
We allow the Holy Spirit to move freely in our church
We are the church of today
Loving God. Loving People.
Hosanna Porirua is part of the Baptist Union of NZ and the wider Christian Church. We are lead by a team of pastors and elders.
Gary is our Senior Pastor and has been leading Hosanna Church since 1986. Gary is responsible for strategic leadership and vision, teaching, and pastoral oversight. As Senior Pastor, Gary is also a church elder.
Steven is one of our church elders. Our elders are responsible for spiritual oversight and overall care of the church.
Denise is one of our church elders. Our elders are responsible for spiritual oversight and overall care of the church.
Adele is our Executive Pastor. She is responsible for the execution of the Vision, and oversees key church ministries such as Worship, Creative Arts and Kids Church. Adele is married to Duk and they are often seen delivering powerful dances during Sunday services.
Rob is one of our Intern Pastors at Hosanna, joining the pastoral team in 2018. Originally from Texas, Rob moved to Porirua in 2014 and is married to a local girl, Laura. You will see Robert regularly deliver teaching messages to the church during Sunday services.
Chanthorn is one of our Intern Pastors, joining the pastoral team in 2018. Chanthorn and his wife Jess are also responsible for the overall leadership of Impact Groups (Home Groups). He is also regularly bringing teaching messages to the church during Sunday services.