Speakers Bg


ARISE Conference
  • Stephen Chandler

    Senior Pastor of Union Church | Husband to Zai Chandler | Father of two | USA

    “If God responded to everything that you’re asking of Him, would it change the world or would it change your world?”

    Pastor Stephen is the bold, encouraging, life-giving speaker and leader of Union Church in Maryland, USA. Union Church is a community of thousands of people and is known for its exciting culture and focus on leading entire families to a passionate relationship with God. Pastor Stephen has a passion to see people discover their God-given purpose and has given his life to help others find fulfillment.

    Pastor Stephen’s messages are inspiring, faith-filled and thought provoking. His mission is simple but powerful: to unite people with purpose. We are so expectant for what Pastor Stephen will bring to ARISE Conference 2022!

  • John Cameron

    Lead Pastor of ARISE Church | Husband to Gillian | Author | NZ

    "We will not remain in victory if we are not engaged in spiritual warfare."

    Pastor John, along with Gillian Cameron, are lead Pastors and founders of ARISE Church in New Zealand.

    Because of their deeply rooted belief in the local church, and their relentless passion to inspire a generation of believers who will fulfil their God-given destiny, ARISE has grown from a group of 7 people in a small dance and drama studio to a church of thousands in 9 different locations.

    John is a powerful preacher and influential leader with an exceptional ability to impart faith and vision into hearts. He is passionate about building the local church and knows with all his heart that the church is the hope of the world.

  • Gillian Cameron

    Lead Pastor of ARISE Church | Wife to John | Author | NZ

    "We get bigger on the inside when we understand that no situation can defeat our faith because no problem is bigger than our God!"

    Pastor Gillian, along with John Cameron are lead Pastors and founders of ARISE Church in New Zealand.

    Gillian has a great love for people and the church is the passion of her life. She is a dynamic minister of the word of God with a sharp prophetic edge and a vibrant joy.

    Her authority and keen ability to impart the Holy Spirit will move your heart and impact your life. With a heart to see people released into their call and walk in complete freedom, her ministry will inspire you to live life to the full.