"There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit distributes them."



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.