Our Leaders


Sheridyn & Jan Rodgers

Sheridyn and Jan are senior ministers at Activate Church Hamilton. They have a passion to see people connected with Jesus and walking in the fullness He's always intended. John 10:10 is a verse on which they base their passion to help people live life to the full. Sheridyn and Jan love serving together, and they have two sons.


Steve Jeffares

Steve is the Executive Pastor at Activate Church and overseas all our ministries and Campuses. Steve loves helping bring The Bible to life for people and he loves his amazing wife and two adult kids. 


Tim & Jems Brown

Pastor Tim and Jems lead our North Campus and absolutely love the community there. They have three awesome children and they love the outdoors. Tim & Jems are passionate about seeing all generations grow in their relationship with Jesus. 

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Chrissie Lander

Pastor Chrissie leads our Tuakau Campus and she is also Senior Pastor at Activate Papakura. Chrissie and her husband Rich have three older children and they love serving Jesus together. Chrissie's favourite thing is to help people encounter the presence of The Holy Spirit.