Elders

The leadership team of The Anchor Church

Darryl Ward

Darryl and his family moved from Australia in 2010 to join The Anchor Church team and serve as pastor.  Darryl is married to Stella and they have four adult children, Jake, Elijah (engaged to Karla), Mia and Eyvette (not forgetting their two Border Collies, Jasper and Jedi). Darryl became a Christian in 1994 at 34…

Bruce Stormer

Bruce has been attending since 1993, when it was still Mana Bible Chapel. Bruce is married to Ruth and has four children, Nicole (19), Luke (17), Tom (13) and Josh (10), and two dogs (Pip and Bella). As well as being an elder, Bruce is a director in a Chartered Accountancy firm and serves as…

Andrew Stewart

Andrew and Sue moved to the Porirua area in 1996 and started attending the church in Mana before it relocated to Whitby.  Andrew is a Freelance Sound Mixer in the Television Industry, and they have two teenagers, Kate and Jack. Along with being an Elder, Andrew oversees Night Church and his passion is to teach…