Conference Speakers

Keynote speakers

Malcolm Falloon

Rev Malcolm Falloon has been an Anglican Minister in the Christchurch and Dunedin for more than twenty years. He is currently completing a PhD through Otago University on the early CMS mission to New Zealand and the conversion of Māori to Christianity.

Ron Hay

Rev Ron Hay is an Anglican minister who is now majoring on writing. He is author of Finding the Forgotten God: Credible Faith for a Secular Age which won the Ashton Wyllie book award in 2015. When not writing books, articles or sermons, Ron likes to climb mountains!

Seminar leaders

Peter Cheyne

Rev Peter Cheyne is our AFFIRM Ambassador, was a previous Moderator of the PCANZ, is half-time minister of Mornington Presbyterian Church and also leads his own ministry on discipleship and evangelism called ‘Followers’.

Ian Pittendreigh

Rev Ian Pittendreigh has been minister of BCC for nearly 4 years, after serving at Flagstaff Community Church in Dunedin for 7 years.  Previously Ian was a minister with the Church of Scotland.

Steve Millward

Rev Steve Millward is minister at Crossroads Mangatangi Presbyterian Church and worked under his father-in-law Rev John Balchin for 11 amazing years.

Adam Dodds

Dr Adam Dodds is the Senior Pastor of Elim Church, Dunedin. He completed his PhD on missiology and Trinitarian theology at the University of Otago, having previously studied theology at Princeton Theological Seminary and the University of St. Andrews. He has spoken many times on Islam, has published in this area, and has been a student of Islam for over 15 years.