Paul and Grace Burton
Ministry Leaders

Paul and Grace have been leading Unite Church as ministry leaders for 15 years. He is also a lecturer at Annesbrook Leadership College, serves at the Bishopdale Theological College and the CCNZ National Leadership Team, and is a devoted husband, dad and granddad. Grace is wife and ministry partner to Paul. She has a strong pastoral and prayer ministry, and is also a trained counsellor. She runs an E3 wellbeing course for women.


Elijah and Karen Burton
Associate Minister and Children's Pastor

Elijah is the associate minister, overseeing our Sunday service, Youth and Worship teams. Karen oversees the kids ministry at Unite Church. She believes in the next generation, now. There’s no such thing as a junior Holy Spirit and Karen is passionate about kids finding out who their Father is and who they are.


David and Kirsten Burr
Lifegroup Faciliators

David and Kirsten oversee our lifegroup ministry. They primarily train and develop leaders working to ensure that our lifegroups really do result in LIFE!


David Todd
Board Member

David has grown up in the church, and currently serves on the church board. He oversees the Administration Team



Damian Velluppillai
Board Member

Damian serves on the board, in our lifegroup leadership team and oversees our IT and web systems.


Jocelyn Fawcett
Office Administrator

Jocelyn tirelessly deals with reception and administration tasks in the church office. You can find her there Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 11am to 2pm.