Pastor Geoff Macpherson

After 10 years of faithful service by founding pastor, Andrew Macpherson, we appointed Geoff as our new pastor in March 2013.

Geoff & Marie Macpherson
Geoff & Marie Macpherson

In an unusual step, the church decided to ask Andrew’s youngest brother Geoff to take over, after two years of interim care by Rob Allan.

After ten-years in Christchurch in the Grace Presbyterian Church of Christchurch (formerly, Evangelical Presbyterian, Geoff and his wife Marie helped plant Grace Church (Te Whare Atawhai) in Gisborne in 2007.

Married for over 25 years, they have three sons.

Theological training

Geoff has completed studies at the University of Auckland, Grace Theological College, Birmingham Theological Seminary (USA) and at the Christ College (Sydney).

He is also the principal of Grace Theological College.

You can contact Geoff on +64 27 7276 711