Leadership Team

Senior Pastors - Pastor Derek & Grace Bodycote


"Presence of the Holy Spirit and Prayer" is Ps Derek & Grace's earnest desire is to see the Holy Spirit bringing God's people into full liberty and maturity in God. Having extensively traveled the world to visit and experience revivals, this has put a hunger within them both which is the driving force to see this in their ministry. Their ministry started in South Australia at Influencers Church (formerly Paradise Community Church), under the leadership of Pastor Andrew Evans followed by his son Pastor Ashley Evans. Most recently, Derek was a Senior Executive Pastor covering many portfolios within the church; these include Pastoral Care, New Christians Pastor over central church and campuses, Prayer Pastor over all staff, intercessors and congregation, and Bible School lecturer in Paradise College of Ministry. He was also the Senior Pastor of the Northern Campus. Ps Derek & Grace have been the senior pastors since mid 2010.

Assistant Pastor - Pastor Ruth Emmerson

Ps Ruth has been on staff since 2009, after completing 3 years at Hillsong International Leadership College, specialising in her passion - Youth Ministry & mentoring young people. Aaron & Ps Ruth have been the Youth Pastors for the last 6 years and have just transitioned out of Youth Ministry.  They are committed to hosting the presence of God in everything they do - they desire to disciple and mentor others in their Christian journey. Currently,  Ps Ruth's involvement includes guest ministry, graphics & promotions, preaching, worship team & leadership development. 

Youth Pastors - Pastor Greg & Rhiannon McKinnon


Ps Greg was born and raised in Horsham and loves everything about this local community. After completing his Certificate 4 in Christian Leadership through Influencers Leadership College in recent years, Greg has been volunteering as Assistant Youth Pastor. Greg now steps into the Youth Pastor role with his wife Rhiannon by his side. Ps Greg and Rhiannon have a passion to see young people realise their God-given purpose for their life and are committed to seeing generations revived with the power of the Gospel.

Ps Derek Bodycote, John Hair, Steve Hobbs, Jeff Moore

Ps Derek Bodycote, John Hair, Steve Hobbs, Jeff Moore, Daryl Adams, Ronnie Thomas, Venetia Elbourne-Hobbs, Brian Creek

Office Administrator -
Larissa Emmerson
Ministry Team - Daryl Adams
Worship Team - Jono Martin / Alistair Smith
Youth Worship Team - Nathan Emmerson
Young Adults & Young Families - Nathan & Jami Smith
Harvest Juniors - Lucy McKinnon
Harvest Kidz - Steve & Jeanette Kenny
Pastoral Care - Robyn Adams
Cafe - Wendy Hobbs
Off-Campus Bible College Coordinator - Nathan Smith
Missions – Annette Smith