About Us

Hope Centre Lower Hutt

Our Pastors

PAUL & JODIE SAUNDERS

Paul and Jodie were appointed Senior Pastors in April 2019.

Paul was brought up in India and Jodie is originally from Nelson. They have served God in various roles as youth pastors, associate pastors and senior pastors in Auckland. They have a passion to see people meet Jesus and find a place in the local church. They have ministered in many nations around Asia and have a great love of ethnic food.

Our Vision

Every culture and every generation. Experiencing God, touching the world,
with the message of faith, revival, healing and the return of Jesus
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Every Culture

We are a multi-ethnic church.

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Every Generation

Raising up & ministering to every generation.

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Experiencing God

Experiencing the life-changing love of God.

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Touching the world

Reaching our city, nation & nations.

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Message of 

Faith, revival, healing & the return of Jesus.

Our Heartbeat

The values that shape us
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Presence

Welcoming & encountering the presence of God

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Relationships

God has designed us to do life with friends

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Connect

Being an active part of a small group

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Serve

Everyone serving others in some way

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Share

Actively sharing our faith in Jesus

Our Elders & Ministry Leaders

Paul Saunders
Jodie Saunders
Tim Eatwell
Rex Polglase
Malcolm Hammond
Lewis Overend