Our Leaders


Rev Paul Oosthuizen is an ordained Methodist Minister and has served, over the last twenty years, in Benoni, Midrand, Mitchel’s Plain, Khayelitsha, Weltevreden Park, Edenvale and now Hilton. Prior to ordination in 2011 and ministerial training from 2007, he served for ten years as a Lay Youth Pastor having oversight over children, youth and young adults at various times.  His passions are Teaching and Preaching, Spiritual formation and Social Justice. Paul is a trained Spiritual Director in the Ignatian Tradition and also offers the Ignatian Exercises.

Paul is married to Helen a qualified Music Therapist pursuing her PhD currently through the University of Melbourne via correspondence. Helen has a passion for leading worship that is vibrant, engaging and inclusive. They have two children Nathan (10) and Reuben (7).



Michelle Hoctor is our part-time Children’s Pastor who is a trained Godly Play facilitator who co-ordinates our Children’s Ministry. She is married to Shannon Hoctor, a Law Professor at UKZN, and they have two daughters, Kezia and Eliana.

Lay Leaders


Society Stewards 2019

Eric Erskine

Irene Rodda

Tim Netterville

Shannon Hoctor

Nora Stack

Odin Axelson

Kewen Walden

Gary De Winnaar

Treasurer:  Les/Dawne Williams

Trust Properties: Kewen Walden