God has blessed us with some amazing people at Destiny. Our leadership team comprises elders, deacons, staff, and a large number of lay leaders. Each of our locations has a dedicated location pastor or team who aim to serve the church and outreach into their surrounding vicinity.
We cannot do what we do without the commitment, passion, and investment of our many volunteer small group and team leaders. There are too many to name, but allow us to introduce some of the key people you may meet at Destiny.
Peter is the founding pastor at Destiny Edinburgh and does most of the preaching. He oversees all of our Edinburgh locations and other churches in the Destiny Network. He is married to Angie and has two children.
Location Pastor - Leith
Sammy is on staff and is the Location Pastor in our Leith congregation. He is married to Helen and has a young son.
Graeme is on staff and oversees small groups and some of the pastoral systems in the church. He is married to Katrina and has two children.
Katrina is on part time staff and works with women and families in the church. She is married to Graeme and has two children.
Andrew is on staff as our finance and operations manager. He is married to Sarah and has two children.
Judith is one of the location leaders in North Edinburgh. She is married to Vishal and has a young daughter.
Vishal is one of the location leaders in North Edinburgh. He's also a volunteer deacon and is married to Judith and has a young daughter.
Anne is on staff and helps head up the North location. She also works with many of the women in the church. She is married to Brian and they have two grown up children.
Catherine is on part time staff and oversees kids church across all of the locations. She is married to Stephen and they have two children.
Students & young adults
Dan is on part time staff and oversees ‘Authentic’, our 17-25s ministry and also our Sunday Night gatherings.
Ash is on staff and provides general admin support to many of the staff and ministries in the church. Ash is married to Scott.
Brian is on staff and maintains all of our church premises. He is married to Anne and they have two grown up children.
Stevie is on part time staff and leads and manages the worship teams in the church. He is married to Elaine and they have three daughters.
Hazel is on part time staff and coordinates our Destiny Angels initiatives. She is married to Steve and they have four grown up children.
Jane is on part time staff and helps to run the kids church. She is married to Alan and they have three children.
Natalie is on part time staff with Destiny Angels and helps to run our ‘Coffee Stop’ initiatives and home improvements projects.
Pascal is on part time staff and oversees the technical teams in the church.
Mark is on full time staff and heads up the youth work in the church.
Jodie is on part time staff and oversees some of the operations in the church and is also Pastor Peter's PA. She is married to Jordan and they have a young daughter.
Location Pastor - South
Jordan is on part time staff and is the Location Pastor in our South Edinburgh congregation. He is married to Jodie and they have a young daughter.
Liz is on part time staff and oversees all of our social action initiatives in the city.
Nathan is a volunteer deacon and oversees the smooth running of Sunday services in our Gorgie location. Nathan is married to Shelly-Ann.
Michael is on part time staff and is responsible for our graphics and video news. He is married to Bethany.