OUR LEAD TEAM & STAFF
Angela is a wholehearted leader and a creative at heart, dedicated to crafting environments where people can meet Jesus and find true community. As Lead Pastor she is devoted to teaching with authenticity and empowering others, encouraging many to find their voice and rise in their calling. Her heart and life have been planted in the soil of Relate Church since the very first Sunday, and she’s excited to lead the church into the future. Rod is a builder with a desire to make space for many to find home. He brings strength to the team with his commitment to building family for generations. Rod and Angela have been married 25 years and have two grown children, Madi and Miller. The whole Doell family is fully engaged in the life of Relate Church.
FOUNDING AND TEACHING PASTORS
John and Helen planted the church in 1986. They are warm and dynamic leaders, passionate about equipping the next generation with wisdom for life. John and Helen travel and minister globally, mentoring pastors and sharing their life message with churches and organizations. The strength and longevity of their ministry is seen in the second-generation leadership of Relate Church. Together they host the television program Sex, Love and Relationships on the Hillsong Channel. John and Helen have three grown daughters and take great joy in their eight grandchildren.