Bethany Park, Kaiteriteri
Stop! Look! Listen!
See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.
– Isaiah 43:19 (NIV)
Prior to becoming Nelson’s 11th Bishop on 31 August 2019, Bishop Steve held the position of National Director of the New Zealand Church Missionary Society for ten years. Steve is a passionate follower of Jesus, holds to the Authority of Scripture and the power of the Gospel to transform lives. For 21 years Steve has been married to Watiri. They have two daughters Rinna (18) and Tanielle (15). Steve & Watiri enjoy serving together in pastoral ministry. Psalm 32:8 has been formative for him in discerning God’s call.
“I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go;
I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.”