Who’s on the team?

Andrew Otte 

Rev Andrew OtteSenior Pastor 

Andrew grew up in Adelaide & came to know Christ while studying at Adelaide University. He felt called into ministry from the outset & moved to QLD in 1988 in order to train for this. Andrew is married to Pauline & together they have 5 children – Ellen, Corrie, Isaac, Joseph and Micah. Andrew is a keen cyclist & in 2015 rode with is family from Laidley Qld to Adelaide. 2,000kms in 13 days to raise funds to support a Compassion Child Survival Programme. Andrew is passionate to see the Church receive all that it can from Christ’s hand & in so doing reach its full potential. 
 
Cam Bennett

Pastor Cam Bennett – Associate Pastor

(pastoral Care) 

Before being called as a full-time pastor Cam had many years in real estate sales, hospitality & assorted other businesses. He is an avid reader, a regular walker & a keen sportsman.  Cam’s commitment to follow Jesus Christ for the rest of his life was made at 10.30 am on Sunday 22nd December 2002. If you would like to hear his story, please contact Cam at any time & he will share the redemptive power of Jesus with you, over a coffee. Cam was somewhat of a late-bloomer. He attended Malyon College (Baptist) & graduated with a BMin degree. Cam’s great passion is to care for people & equip the local Church to care for one another.

Bruce Eckersley

Pastor Bruce Eckersley Associate Pastor

(Families)
Bruce joined the Pastoral team at Clontarf Beach Baptist Church in February 2013. The husband of Sharon & father of Kyle, Christie, Josh & Elysha, Bruce is committed to serving Christ in the home, Church & Community. With 10 year experience in Pastoral Ministry Bruce is gifted in working with children & families and has a passion to see Families empowered to know Jesus deeply & to make Him known widely.

Pastor PJ Edu Associate Pastor

(Filipino Ministry)

PJ was born in the Philippines and grew up in a Baptist family in a suburb of Manila; he came to know Christ at an early age. PJ, his wife Joie, and son Eli migrated to Australia in 2013, shortly after, they got involved in the Filipino Ministry of Clontarf Beach Baptist Church. It was here that God challenged PJ to be a ministry leader. In 2014, he enrolled in Bible School to equip himself as a lay leader in the Filipino Ministry. By 2016, PJ was called by the Lord to serve an Associate Pastor of CBBC. He became a registered Baptist minister under the Queensland Baptist Union in 2017 and he completed his Graduate Diploma of Divinity in 2018. Their daughter Amelia was born in Australia in 2018.

Pastor Dan Roberts Associate Pastor

(Youth and Young Adults)
Dan is the newest member of our team, joining in 2018. Before being called into ministry and completing a Bachelor of Theology he was working as a carpenter. Dan is the husband of Karmyn & father of Jonas and Lillian. He is passionate about serving God, his family, the community, and has a heart for young people. His hobbies are all things outdoor including dirtbike riding, shooting, and sports & fitness. Dan’s heart is to see people’s lives set free by coming to know Jesus and living a life that reflects him.
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