Apostolic Leaders

The Newfrontiers Apostolic Leaders

Learn more about the Apostolic Leaders and their networks of churches around the world.

It was agreed by the apostolic leaders that David Devenish should lead what we do together and he has invited a team to work with him, now called the “Newfrontiers Together Team” (NTT). The team with David are currently John Lanferman, Edward Buria, David Holden, PJ Smyth, Steve van Rhyn and Steve Tibbert, with Alistair Gregory in a management capacity.

Andrey Bondarenko

Andrey leads a group of Newfrontiers churches in Ukraine and for over twenty years has been actively involved in serving the church…

Arsen Tatintsyan

Arsen Tatintsyan and his wife were saved after an encounter with Jesus Christ in the city of Armavir in 1990….

Bryan Mowrey


Confluence churches are organized into five regional hubs, and the leaders of these hubs form an apostolic team. Bryan Mowrey…

Colin Baron

Colin Baron is a prolific church planter with a gift for identifying and developing young leaders. He is the senior…

David Devenish

Newfrontiers Together Team

David is based in Bedford, UK and is an elder at Woodside Church.  He is married to Scilla; they have…

David Holden

New Ground

Dave Holden leads New Ground and is an elder at New Community Church, SE London, UK. Dave is married to…

Edward Buria

Newfrontiers Kenya

Edward has planted many churches in Kenya and other countries in Africa and provides apostolic oversight for the Newfrontiers churches in…

Guy Miller


Guy is the apostolic leader of Commission and is based at Westminster Chapel in London. Guy is married to Heather…

Jeremy Simpkins


Jeremy is married to Ann and they have been involved in leading Newfrontiers churches for over 25 years, including Hastings…

John Lanferman


John planted Jubilee Church in St. Louis in 1997. It is now a multisite church with four locations. John is…

Joseph Mwila

ChristCentral Africa

Joseph Mwila is the founder of Dayspring Ministries and leader of Newfrontiers churches in Zambia. He is based in Kitwe…

Karen Khachatryan


Karen leads the Rhema movement of churches of Armenia, that works among seven nations, planting new communities and strengthening existing churches by…

Lee Yarbrough

Newfrontiers Mexico-The Americas

Lee and Stacey Yarbrough were sent to Mexico from Anchorage Alaska, in 1985.  They have been involved in church planting…

Martyn Dunsford

Martyn is married to Gaynor and they have three adult children and three grandchildren so far. Martyn is pastor of…

Mike Betts

Relational Mission

Mike is married to Sue and they have a married son. Mike and Sue were born and brought up in Lowestoft,…

PJ Smyth


PJ leads the Advance movement of churches, that plants and strengthens churches around the world, currently working into five continents….

Scott Marques

Disciple Nations

Scott and Claire Marques have been married for 22 years and have two children, Kimberley and Stephen. Scott leads the…

Simon Holley


Simon is the leader of Catalyst and lead pastor at King’s Arms Church, Bedford where getting out on the streets…

Steve Oliver

Regions Beyond

Having planted and led churches in the central parts of South Africa, Steven and Heather relocated to Dubai, United Arab…

Steve Tibbert

Steve Tibbert leads King’s Church London, which has sites in Catford, Downham, Lee and Beckenham.  Over the past twenty years…

Steve van Rhyn


Stephen is the lead elder of Jubilee Community Church. Jubilee is a multi-racial and multi-site church based in Cape Town….

Valeriy Seleznev

Valeriy was born in Sevastopol, Crimea, and at the age of 19 moved to Armavir where he is now senior pastor of Jesus…

Vinu Paul


Vinu carries apostolic responsibility for Commission and currently oversees several Newfrontiers churches in India and Nepal along with a team…