Dave is the director and initiator of the Shining Lights Trust, Hope Project, and various of it's other innovations.
Alan with wife Elena, pastor C3 City Church in Tauranga, which has significant community engagement, and church plants in both Papamoa and Omokoroa.
After 30 years overseas, John with wife Mary now serves as President-emeritus of World Outreach.
James is a business owner working in the area of safety and health, and also on the staff of the Bible Society.
Maree oversees our accounts, to help ensure a budgeting and finance things are in order, compliant, and accountable at the levels needed.
Vanessa brings amazing skills to our team in administration and databases, also facilitating and overseeing the involvement of others in this, to see all that needs doing done.
Kaya manages the administration for SLT, database updates and is personal assistant to Dave at key points throughout the year along with many other admin tasks.
Michael is a core staff, coordinating the development of various initiatives, and involvement of team members.
Beau has been involved with Graphic Design for the Shining Lights Trust since its inception.
Beyond subcontracting roles, Rob brings his years of experience in the advertising industry to the table.
Heather helps keep the team (and Dave's life) together, does postal services - and much more.
Fred serves as a 'Regional Rep', connecting with pastors to encourage and resource their outreaching focus.
Norman serves as a 'Regional Rep', encouraging and resourcing the outreaching focus of pastors + networking and also committed prayer support.
Without Sue's help - and others like her (Robyn Hamilton, Heather Mann Snr) our many publications and web media would have far more errors!
Joy brings prayer and administrative support to the work - and hospitality at functions.
Hope Project Advisors Board
Hope Project Regional Reps
City/town pastors’ groups connected with for strategic discussions
Godtalk (youth) subscribers
Million Booklets distributed to Homes in 2021
Million NZers seeing TV ads average 3.7x Easter 2021
Pastors partnered with Hope Project and AllTogether.co.nz
Online engagements over Hope Project Christmas 2020 & Easter 2021