Mt Wellington Community Church


Mt Wellington Community Church is overseen by a team of Elders, which meet fortnightly. Anyone is most welcome to attend these meetings, but please contact Russell first. We are always open to new suggestions and input from members of the congregation.

Russell & Jill Grainger

Russell and Jillian are full-time with the church in a pastoral role. Russell is an electrician by trade and Jillian a teacher, They have four children; Isaac, Ben, Angus and Abbey. They live in Mt Wellington.

Lindsey & Marion Roke

Lindsey is a technical expert at Fisher & Paykel Appliances, and Marion is involved in all sorts of different ministries, including budgeting advice and other community work. Lindsey and Marion have four adult children; Jacky (married to Phil), Jill, Glenys (married to Rob) and Murray (married to Adrienne). Marion and Lindsey live in Pakuranga.


James & Mafi To'ofohe

James is self employed and Mafi is a full-time mother. They have four children; Joshua, Daniel, Micah and Sarah Grace. They live in Highland Park.


Ruth & John Rowe

Ruth is an occupational therapist, and is a member of the MCCT trust board, and John works as a payroll officer for Otis Elevators. They have three children; Callum, Kelsey and Jachin, and live in Onehunga.


David & Jane Grant

David is a modelling analyst for the BNZ and Jane is a secondary school teacher. They have three young children; Eliza, Logan and Jonty, and live in Mt Wellington.


Murray & Adrienne Roke


Murray is a software developer for Terabyte, and Adrienne is a district nurse and university teaching fellow. They have two children at primary school; Anthony and Isabel, and live in Pakuranga.


Saiyad and Reubina Irshad


Saiyad is a quality manager and Reubina is a primary school teacher. They have two children; Jennifer and Jonathan. They live in Mt Wellington.