Kristian Thorpe is the National Church Planting Leader for AoG GB. He is married to Caroline and they have 4 children. Kristian has been a part of Arena Church since 2000, and has led the church since 2007 and has seen the church dramatically change to become a pioneering church that is relevant and contemporary. He has a great passion to see churches planted in every town and city. He loves life, the church and believes in team.
Bryan, his wife Misty, and their 4 children traveled from the U.S. to Wales in 2011 to plant churches. In 2012 they planted Capital City Church in Cardiff. They also are leading the repurposing efforts of Bedwas Pentecostal Church near Caerphilly. Bryan is the church planting coordinator for AoG Wales.
Lukas is married to Sarah and together with a small team they planted Life Church Warrington in 2013. Life Church Warrington has since planted 2 further congregations which meet locally across Warrington. Lukas and Sarah have 5 children and have been in church leadership for over 20 years. Their vision is to be an Acts 2:42 community establishing further congregations as the Lord leads.
David served as a pastor in the USA and missionary to Azerbaijan prior to coming to England. In 2013 the he repurposed Life Church in Bristol. Life Church has grown into a healthy and self sustaining church. David is married to Chas and they have three children, Hannah, Noah and Luke. David believes that planting local churches is the most effective method of reaching the world with the gospel.