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 also oversees discipleship and pastoral ministry. He is married to Helen and has a young son.
Location Pastor - Gorgie
Paul is on staff and is the Location Pastor in our Gorgie congregation. He also oversees prayer and outreach initiatives. He is married to Mandy and has three grown up children.
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.
Location team - North
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.
Location team - North
Judith is one of the location leaders in North Edinburgh. She is married to Vishal and has a young daughter.
Students & young adults
Dan is on part time staff and oversees ‘Authentic’, our 17-25s ministry and also our Sunday Night gatherings.
Andrew is on staff as our finance and operations manager. He is married to Sarah and has two children.
Graeme is on staff and oversees Sunday services, events and buildings. He is married to Katrina and has two daughters.
Stevie is on part time staff and manages the worship ministry. He is married to Elaine and they have three daughters.
Bethany is on part time staff and assists with the Worship team. She is married to Michael.
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.
Sarah is on part time staff and oversees kids church across all of the locations. She is married to Andrew and they have two children.
Jane is on part time staff and helps to run the kids church. She is married to Alan and they have three children.
Brian is on staff and maintains all of our church premises. He is married to Anne and they have two grown up children.
Liz is on part time staff and oversees all of our social action initiatives in the city.
Natalie is on part time staff with Destiny Angels and helps to run our ‘Coffee Stop’ initiatives and home improvements projects.
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.
Ash is on staff and provides general admin support to many of the staff and ministries in the church. Ash is married to Scott.
Michael is on part time staff and is responsible for our graphics and video news. He is married to Bethany.
Nathan is a volunteer deacon and oversees the smooth running of Sunday services in our Gorgie location. Nathan is married to Shelly-Ann.
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.