In 2017 we are excited to welcome Robyn Mellar-Smith to the position of Lead Pastor of Eastview.

Robyn Mellar-Smith is married to Grant Smith and they have 5 children & 2 grandchildren. From 2006-2008, Robyn trained for ministry at Carey Baptist College, & then served as the pastor of Epuni Baptist Church in Lower Hutt from 2009-2014. In 2015-2016, Robyn completed a Masters of Applied Theology, focusing on the areas of prayer and discernment in ministry. Robyn is passionate about helping people connect with God, building community, and reaching our world for Christ.
Mellar Smith Family Leadership 2017


Our Associate Pastor Ethan Miller has recently graduated from Carey Baptist College with a Bachelor of Theology. He looks after a number of areas in our church including youth.

The Oversight Group, along with the Lead Pastor, attends to governance, vision, alignment and recruitment. This small group of members are elected to take responsibility for discerning the overall direction for Eastview Baptist Church, and to provide governance and determine policy. The Senior Pastor is responsible to the Oversight Group which meets monthly.

The Ministry Team comprises the staff and volunteers who serve as leaders for the different ministries around Eastview. Their responsibilities include Administration, Children and Families, Youth, Worship, Teaching, Integration, Discipleship, Groups, Mission, and Resources.

Church Events

Night Service
Sunday 30th September
6:30pm at Eastview
Understanding Multicultural Church
With Dr Sheryl Takagi Silzer
Tuesday 16th October
7pm at Eastview

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