"I have set the Lord always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved."

Our Pastors.

Lead Pastors - James and Gemma Stevens

Lead Pastors - James and Gemma Stevens

James and Gemma Stevens are the Lead Pastors of Advance Church, a vibrant growing church since February 2012.  They have held various roles such as Youth Pastor, Children’s Pastor, Worship Pastor and the INC NZ Executive. 

James continues to work in the marketplace as a contractor youth worker and alongside Gemma they have owned their own business.  Gemma currently works in the marketplace as a Compliance Officer for an Investment Advisory Company and has owned her own business. 

They have two beautiful children Psalms and Ezekiel and have been married over 10years. 

James and Gemma have a real love for people and a passion to see people become all who God called them to be.