Rev. Wayne Magee (Director)
Following a successful career in radio and television, Wayne Magee answered the call to Christian ministry more than thirty four years ago. He has served as the denominational General Supervisor from 1998-2001 and was elected to the position of President in May 2004. He stood aside from the President’s position in 2012 to concentrate more on his local church – Heartbeat Coffs Harbour. He was re-elected to the position of President in April 2015 and currently serves in this capacity. Together with his wife Lorelle, Wayne has served in local church pastoral ministry positions at Coffs Harbour, Grafton, Sydney and Brisbane. Each has a deep desire to see their homeland swept into the fullness of its destiny in God through restoration and revival.
Ps. Nomer Velasco (Director)
Nomer Velasco has served as the Lead Pastor of Faith in Christ Fellowship Macarthur, a church in Southwest Sydney, for the past 24 years. He is married to Carol and they have 4 children and 5 grandchildren. Nomer lectures at L.I.F.E. Bible College Australia and regularly leads Mission Teams to the Pacific Islands and the Philippines. He has been Secretary of the Denomination for 11 years.
Ps. Rudy Tan (Director)
Portfolio – District Supervisor
Rudy Tan is Senior Pastor of FCF Life Centre situated in Minchinbury, 40 kilometres west of Sydney. Before stepping into fulltime ministry in 1995, he worked in the IT industry for 25 years, serving two multi-national corporations as software development manager. Rudy was instrumental in the formation of the church, and was involved in planting four other churches, all members of the Foursquare family. He is Dean of Studies and lectures at LIFE Bible College. He is married to Marion and they are blessed with two children, Monina and Randolf, both married.
Rev. Ricardo “Ding” Cantre (Director)
Portfolio – Overseas Missions Director
Before being elected to this position in 2016, Pastor Ding, as he prefers to be called was the founding pastor of the large Come To Jesus Foursquare Church Fellowship (CTJ) located in western Sydney at Glendenning. The fellowship has grown over the past fifteen years to be one of the flagships of the movement. He stood aside from the Senior pastoral role during the last twelve months to concentrate on the demands of the Overseas Mission portfolio.
Bruce Banton (Director)
Bruce is the Senior Minister of Foursquare Church Westmead and Principal of the Bethel Christian Academy, a Foursquare primary and secondary school located in the Western Sydney suburb of Mt Druitt. He has previously served as the movement’s General Supervisor, President and Director.
Ps. Wayne Kembrey (Director)
Wayne Kembrey is the Lead Minister at Cessnock City Church. Along with his wife Elaine, they have been in pastoral ministry for 38 years. Wayne has served as a director of The Foursquare Church for 10 years and has been a Foursquare Area Supervisor for 16 years. He currently also holds the position of President of the Cessnock City Ministers Association having held that position for more than 20 years. He has been President of the Special Religious Education (SRE) Committee for High Schools in the Cessnock area for over 12 years.
Ps. Paul McCarthy (Director)
Paul McCarthy has been a church pastor since 2000. He, with his wife Linda, is currently the Lead Minister of Victory Life Christian Church, Blacktown, Sydney. They are parents to 5 boys. Paul completed a Diploma in Pastoral Studies at Christ for the Nations Institute, Dallas, Texas in 2000. When he returned to Australia in 2003, he began teaching at Christ for the Nations Australia Bible College and is still faithfully teaching at that college today. Paul’s heart is to see God’s Kingdom come and His will be done here on earth as it is in Heaven. He continues to serve God’s work both locally and overseas, having ministered on more than 20 mission trips in other nations.
Ps. Francis “Jim” Yap (Director)
Francis (Jim) Yap, together with his wife Jeng, is the Lead Pastor at the large Come to Jesus Foursquare Church at Glendenning in Western Sydney. In 2017 he completed his university degree on Bachelors of Christian Ministries at The King’s University, Southlake, Texas, USA and graduated with a “Magna Cum Laude” honours. Jim has a background in IT and administration and is a valuable asset to the Directorship of the Foursquare Church Australia.
Roger Lingal (Director)
Roger is the Senior Minister of the Foursquare International Christian Church at Berkeley in the Wollongong area. He and his wife Joy have served this fellowship since the late 90’s. Roger is also a Foursquare Area Supervisor for churches and pastors in East Sydney, South West Sydney, Bankstown and Wollongong areas.