Pastors

Nelson Schonfeldt

Nelson Schonfeldt joined The Orchard in September 2016. Hailing from rural Adelaide, South Australia he made the move to the Bay of Plenty after completing his Bachelor of Ministries in 2014. He is excited to be in the role of Discipleship & Young Adults Pastor at The Orchard. As a typical Adelaide boy, Nelson derives pleasure…

Michael Johnston

Mike is the fortunate husband of Holly and proud father of Ruby, Harper and Beau. Mike was raised in an amazing Christian home by his Northern Irish parents Brian and Grace along with his six sisters and three brothers. Born and raised in Tauranga, Mike loved his time at Bethlehem college where he attended from…