Cleveland Baptist Church believes in servant leadership. Below is a list of our servant leaders.
Their role is to equip the people within the church to help strengthen the church and see it be active in the sharing of its faith.
 
 

David Hunt: Pastor

 
David and his wife Grace previously served at Coopers Plains Evangelical Church. Earlier, David did pastoral ministry in two other churches, served as a School Chaplain, and did some itinerant preaching in NSW, Queensland and overseas. Grace is from the Philippines where she served for two years as a case worker with Compassion International. She currently serves in one of the praise and worship teams at Cleveland Baptist. David’s primary ministries at CBC are preaching, teaching and discipleship, and he enjoys working with the leadership team. David and Grace have three daughters.
 
David enjoys reading, going for walks, and spending time with family. He and Grace enjoy travelling to new places, and especially meeting other Christians and attending camps when able to. David loves to share the message of the Bible with people, and Grace loves to sing praises to the Lord.

Gordon Millar: Senior’s Ministry Coordinator and Community Care

 

Gordon has worked for most of his life in the legal profession, and is a member of the Institute of Public Accountants, Australia. He and his wife Jean previously served the Lord in South Africa. Gordon served as a deacon in Zimbabwe, and Jean as a Sunday school teacher, before they moved to Scottsville Baptist Church in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa in 1982. Gordon served there as a deacon and was afterward appointed an elder and chairman of the Church Executive, with Jean supporting him in several ministries. They moved to Australia in 2010 and joined Cleveland Baptist Church. In 2013, Gordon was appointed as the Leader of the Senior’s Ministry at CBC, where his primary focus is on the care, support and discipleship of seniors, as well as evangelism.

Gordon and Jean both played club tennis for many years, and enjoyed hiking and mountain bike riding. They still enjoy bike-riding, spending time at Australia’s beautiful beaches, and reading good books. They are blessed to have both of their sons and their wives and children worshipping at CBC.

Kirsten Grieve: Administrative Assistant

 

Kirsten Grieve and her husband Dennis are originally from South Africa, and have lived in the Redlands since 2009.  Her husband is currently working for a medical supplies company and is involved with the deliveries. They have two children. Their daughter is studying Nursing and their son is studying to be a Physiotherapist. Kirsten has a passion for administration and has been in the church office since 2012. Subsequent to arriving in Australia she also received her Certificate III in Children’s Services and her Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

Kirsten loves spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys watching sports, going to the movies, listening to music and eating out.
Mandy Heinrich: Children’s Ministry Team Leader
 
 
Mandy Heinrich & her husband Doug have been serving at CBC since they were married in 1987. They have 3 young adult children who have grown up at CBC. Mandy has had various paid & volunteer ministry roles at CBC but basically just loves to serve Jesus & her church family.

Mandy sees her current role as Children’s Ministry Team Leader as a crucial role and absolutely loves serving & teaching kids as well as encouraging & working alongside the awesome MasterKids team.

Mandy loves spending time with family, playing sport, is a keen gardener & can be found each September holding a fishing rod at Fraser Island.