Meet the leadership at Life Church Timaru.

Martin & Sarah Winterson - Lead Pastors

Martin and Sarah came to Timaru in October 2021 to lead Life Church Timaru. They have been pastoring with New Life Churches for over 15 years as assistant pastors in Whakatane and Lead Pastors in Hastings. Martin and Sarah are passionate about seeing people finding God's plans and purposes in their lives through the love of Jesus Christ.

Simon & Kathrin Manson - Assistant Pastors/Senior Leadership Team

Simon Manson has grown up in Timaru and has been part of Life Church all his life. Kathrin originates from Germany and joined Life Church as a young person while working as an au pair. Simon & Kat served a number of years with YWAM in Auckland before returning to Timaru in 2008. They have four children and are passionate about following Jesus, hospitality and people.

Lynne Weaver - Church Manager / Senior Leadership Team

Steph Hay - Senior Leadership Team

John Caird - Trust Board

John O'Connell - Trust Board

Josh Hobbs - Trust Board

Janine Roux - Trust Board