Whakatane Baptist Church is located in the sunny Bay of Plenty. We are a community of people who share the life we have found in Jesus Christ. As a whanau of faith we join in the mission to bring humanity into relationship with God. We do this by sharing the story hope and grace found in Jesus Christ. All this is done to help people become life long followers of Jesus.


Staff Team

peterPeter Foster – Pastoral Team Leader
jossJocelyn Foster – Youth Pastor & Office Administrator
louLou Nelson – Children & Families Ministry Leader
estherEsther Stephenson – Finance Administrator