Foursquare Directors

Ps. Bruce E. Banton (President)
Pastor’s Bruce & Maureen Banton are senior Pastors of Essington Church, Westmead and have served in ministry for 40 years. Bruce has served as General Supervisor, Vice President, Director / Secretary at various times over some 30 years. Principal of L.I.F.E. Bible College Australia from 1992 – 2012. He has been involved in Christian Schoolings over 30 years pioneering a school in Westmead, Westmead Christian Grammar School, also in leadership at Bethel Christian School, Mount Druitt.
I look forward to serving the Body of Christ in unity and fellowship. The vision for our great nation is to be part of the last day revival that will flow out to the nations. The best days for Foursquare are ahead of us.

President’s Office:
2 – 8 Bridge Road
Westmead NSW 2145

Sydney Australia
Ph. +61 2 96351969
F. +61 2 9893 8251

P.O. Box 6106 B.H.B.C. Baulkham Hills NSW 2153
Executive Assistant
Maurelle Banton
M. 0457038418

Ps. Nomer Velasco (Vice President)

Nomer has served as the lead pastor of Faith in Christ Fellowship Macarthur, a church in Southwest Sydney, for the past 20 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 missions teams to the Pacific Islands and the Philippines. He has been Secretary of the Denomination for 7 years.

Secretary’s Office:
P.O. Box 6106 B.H.B.C.
Baulkham Hills NSW 2153
Ph. +61 2 87312920
F. +61 2 98206777

Ps. Rudy Tan (District Supervisor)
Senior Pastor of FCF Life Centre - The Church on the Highway

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. Dr.Graham Baker (Overseas Mission Director)
Served in P.N.G. for 32 years from 1965 - 1997.

Resident missionaries at Fore E.H.P. Pioneered and built the Irene Baker Health Centre serving 20,000 people in district.

Pioneered Gospel Lighthouse 1973, a vibrant church inpacting Madang and responsible for planting hundreds of Churches in that nation.

1984 The Lighthouse Bible College was birthed, training and equipping over 1000 graduates of whom are in active ministry.

38 Antique Crescent
NSW 2767

Phone (02)9676-5980


Ps. Ding Cantre (Director)



Ps. Kenneth Cervantes (Director)

Ken Cervantes is the Youth Pastor at Faith in Christ Fellowship.  An ordained minister; being a product of the Foursquare Internship Program from 2005 . Ken was Valedictorian of L.I.F.E Bible College in 2007 and holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics degree with the University Medal from the University of Western Sydney, where he continues as an Academic Tutor, teaching Statistics for Business.  He also runs a mobile app development business on the side and is passionate about empowering this generation to grasp firmly the purpose and promises of God.

Director Colin Grigg

Ps. Colin Grigg (Director)

Has served in Christian Ministry for over 30 years having commenced in 1979 as a full-time deacon and being ordained with the Foursquare Church in Australia since 1983. Along with his wife, Debra for over 20 years has pioneered and planted several churches whilst also serving as an itinerant minister for six years travelling and ministering throughout the Asia/Pacific region encouraging churches, holding miracle crusades and teaching seminars, and worked with YWAM in the USA in their training schools.

Colin has served as the Senior Minister at New Hope Church in Swansea/Caves Beach NSW for the past 8 years continuing to be involved in training and leading ministry teams to India and Fiji, establishing Missions and supporting Pastors. Along with the great team at New Hope, Colin and Debra have been able to introduce some great outreach opportunities including the publishing of a newspaper which went out to more than 15,000 homes, a pre-loved clothing shop/café on the main highway and a weekly feed-the-hungry project called Baskets of Hope.

New Hope Community Church
29 Strathmore Road
Caves Beach NSW 2281

Ph. 02-4972 1579
Fax. 02-4971 5863

Ps. Wayne Kembrey (Director)
Senior Pastor Cessnock City Church.
PO BOX 214
NSW 2325

Phone (02) 4991-1003

Pastor Kristine Lawson

Ps. Kristine Lawson (Director)

Kristine is married to Greg Lawson. They have three adult children by the names of Sarah, Esther and Jared who all live in Sydney and attend Calvary Chapel in Georges Hall.

Kristine and Greg have been attending the Moree Foursquare Church for thirty three years and have both been senior pastors of the church for twenty four years.

Kristine originally trained as a Home Economics teacher. She has been employed for the past nine years at Morree Christian School, teaching all grades (kinder to year ten). She teaches a variety of subjects including Food Technology, Science, Personal Development and Health and Bible. Krisitine belives that she was born to teach and loves to cook and so has capitalised and combined these to passions in a professional capacity.

Kristine is honoured to take a place for a season on the Foursquares Board and does not take the privilege lightly.

Company Officers and Contacts

Registered Office

Church of the Foursquare Gospel (Australia) Limited

2 – 14 Bridge Road
Westmead NSW 2145

Company Secretary

Ps Nomer Velasco
P.O. Box 6107 B.H.B.C. Baulkham Hills NSW 2153
Ph. (02) 8731 2920

A Wallis (Chartered Accountant)
P.O. Box 6107
B.H.B.C. Baulkham Hills
NSW 2153
Ph. (02) 96802662

Hollings Associates
Suite 4,
1st Floor 49-51 Eton Street
NSW 2332