Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Resident Minister

Peter Veysie

It is an absolute joy and privilege for me to be serving in George as the Senior Pastor. I also serve as Superintendent of the Outeniqua Circuit. We have 12 churches in our area which I oversee, as well as serving over 1000 members at George Methodist Church. I have a passion for Jesus and my gifts are leadership, teaching and pastoring. I have interests in art and theology and am busy with my Ph.D. in practical theology. I love…
Creative Director

Debbie Veysie

My name is Debbie Veysie and I am married to Peter. Peter and I have the privilege of leading the George Methodist Church together, working to our different strengths. I gave my heart to Jesus when I was 9 years old and from a young girl I have been passionate about serving the church. In my teenage years my family was part of planting a new church in Hillcrest. We sat in the ruins of something else and brought out…

Diana Rohrer

I have been a member of the GMC for 13 years.  I started off as a Children’s Church teacher, then steward and now very happy to be the Church Secretary.  I’m a mom to two awesome children – Jessica and Alastair, who have just flown the nest to follow the journey God has planned for them.

Phil Birch

Phil has been a George resident since 1985, is happily married to Lesley and is an estate agent. Currently Phil works as the GMC Office Administrator on a part-time basis.  Phil is an ordained Local Preacher having begun preaching in 1990.  He has also lead various Bible study groups as well having been an Alpha course co-ordinator.  Phil is presently serving as a Society Steward
Connect Ministry

Kerri-Ann Jeffery

Having grown up in this church, having gone to the Children’s Church, been part of the youth (even before the Youth House existed!) to leaving George for studies, travels and work, I never imagined I’d get to call this place ‘home’ again. It definitely didn’t cross my mind that I’d end up working at George Methodist Church. But what a beautiful way to be able to say ‘thank you’ to my first spiritual home, to the place and the people…
Youth and Worship

Ryno Grobbelaar

Ryno is married to Shareese and has 2 beautiful kids, Zelany and Joshua. Ryno always loved music and the production behind it. In early 2003 Ryno gave his life to Jesus and there has been no turning back since. He started playing guitar in early 2004 and it didn’t stop there. He can play multiple instruments and has experience in both the Audio and Visual department. He is a worshiper at heart and loves making music, especially in a church…
Cleaning and Maintenance Staff

Leon van Rooyen

Leon has been with the George Methodist Church for 11 years, he is married with a son who is 29 years of age. He is in charge of the cleaning and maintenance responsibilities. When you step onto the property and you see how magnificent the grounds look, that is all Leon.
Cleaning staff

Christina Carelse

Christina Carelse is one of the cleaners at the George Methodist Family Church and has been working for the Church for 19 years, she has four children and eight beautiful grandchildren. Christina loves gardening and making spaces look beautiful. Singing is one of her greatest passions.