Meet The Pastors

Hendri Hofmeyr, Jurgens & Marcé Schoeman, Hanrie Marais, Kobus & Rolindie Mostert, Celesté & Willem Nel, Christo Jovner, Barend Groenewald, Lourens Horn, Chené Jones.

Our Visionary leaders and Senior Pastors and their four children, Guilliam, Charmoré, Ann-Waniq, and D’Ianrew. As a family, their mission is to see lives transformed by the Good news of Jesus Christ. Willem has been at Every Nation Faith City for 27 years and in full-time ministry for over 30 years. Willem is a motivational speaker, preacher, and an executive life coach. His life is marked with a strong word of faith, with healings and miracles as part of his ministry. Celesté has had a call on her life since she was very young and has a passion for the Word. She co-leads Every Nation Faith City with Willem. Celesté is actively involved in serving our community. At ENFC she leads the research for sermons and content with a team, she is also actively involved in the training of new preachers and communicators for all of our congregations. She oversees the Woman’s ministry and has a very impactful woman’s events called Reboot twice a year.
Celeste & Willem Nel
Potchefstroom Senior Pastors
Barend is our Senior Associate and Executive Pastor at Every Nation Faith City. He believes his goal is to be the connection between all age groups, cultures and to be a channel in which people will find God. ( being a bridge builder)“I’m passionate about people and to be able to bring HOPE to a broken world.” For the last 8 years, he has been serving Every Nation Faith City faithfully. Barend has been in youth ministry for over 15 years ( He got involved in ministry through doing a gap year at TICS (Transformation in Communities). Barend currently leads Hope Again Foundation, Mother’s Nest (a safe house for abused children) and Potchefstroom Church Leaders. Originally from Brakpan and was planning to become an Auto Electrician after school, but he soon realized that God had a different plan for his life.. Barend and his wife Carene have been married for 13 years and they have two children, Ethan and Simore.
Barend Groenewald
Potchefstroom Senior Associate & Executive Pastor
Hendri joined Every Nation Faith City in 2006 when he was a BCom accounting student at the North West University. After obtaining his Honours degree in Financial Management Hendri went into fulltime business. In 2013 Hendri and Madelein got married and they felt the call from God to start a youth service at ENFC called Engage. Hendri was the youth pastor at Engage for 3 years before he took over the Worship Pastor role in 2018. He is also part of the band One Crown, that has won local secular music awards while still being a Christian rock band. Hendri and Madelein have 3 beautiful children and they passion to develop future leaders and to reach the lost
Hendri Hofmeyr
Potchefstroom Worship Pastor
Kobus & Rolindie came to Potchefstroom to study at the NWU in 2012. They joined ENC and started to serve in their third year after attending a first years camp as seniors where they had an encounter with God and recommitted their lives to Jesus.. In 2016 Rolindie was employed as the Campus administrator, and in 2017 Kobus was employed as the Youth worker of ENFC. Both of them completed their diploma at the Every Nation Ministry School in 2017. In 2018 Rolindie decided to be more involved in the teenage ministry together with Kobus, and also to take the role as Dream Team Coordinator of Every Nation Faith City. In 2019 both of them were ordained as the Kids and Youth Pastors of ENFC. Their vision is to see young people grow in who God created them to be, to help them become great leaders and to influence and change the world in their sphere of influence by growing in their love for Christ.
Kobus & Rolindie Mostert
Potchefstroom Kids & youth pastors
In 2010 Lourens came to South Africa to study Psychology. He finished his Honours Degree in 2013 and in 2014 Lourens started getting involved with the campus ministry team. He started in a connect group and then later on started leading a connect group. Lourens then continued to serve and grow under some amazing mentorship and as of 2018 is the Campus Pastor for ENC Faith City. He has a passion for students that come from difficult backgrounds and love being able to help them overcome their problems. His goal is to spread the Gospel and reach every man on campus. Lourens has a heart for and wants to see every student live out their destiny in Christ. Lourens and his wife Sune have been happily married since 2014.
Lourens Horn
Potchefstroom Campus Pastor
Hanrie obtained her degree in Entrepreneurship and marketing at the NWU Potchefstroom in 2015. In 2016 she finished her honors degree in Marketing and Business Management. From her first year she was involved at the church in serving on the Dream Team. By 2014 she started leading a connect group and served faithfully. During the year of 2015-2016 she had the opportunity to serve as a House Committee member at Minjonet ladies-residence with the portfolio First Years & Academics. That’s where she grew fond of the students and realised that God has called her to fulfill a bigger role on the campus. In 2017 she answered the call to do her internship in full-time campus ministry at ENFC and since then she became part of the family. Her main role on campus is taking lead of the girls connect groups and operational management.
Hanrie Marais
Potchefstroom Campus Girls Connect Group Leader
In 2014 Chené moved to Potchefstroom to study Psychology. She started serving in campus ministry, as well as kids and youth ministry. In 2016 Chené accepted the call to enter into full time campus ministry and started her degree in Church Ministries through Oral Roberts University in August of that year. She is involved in the Campus ministry team and takes lead of the LEAD interns. She is loves connecting with student girls to help them in their relationship with Chris. She is passionate to see individuals grow and reach their full potential in Christ.
Chene Jones
Potchefstroom Campus ministry
Christo is the senior associate pastor for EN Vaal and Parys. Christo is originally from Vanderbijlpark. He has a metallurgical engineers degree as well as a three-year theological diploma from Rhema Church. He also completed a creative arts course at Psalmody as well as the His People Bible School course. He got involved in ministry through outreach to Parow where after he got involved in worship ministry. In 2011 Christo linked up with Pastor Willem Nel to start the church planting process in Parys. Christo is currently the congregational pastor at the Parys. He feels that he has been given the responsibility to shepherd the community and to align the site with Pastor Willem’s vision. His passion is to “break open the Word of God, to worship and to teach people how to worship.” Christo is also part of Intune which encompasses a bible school, hosting worship seminars as well as a drug rehabilitation program. He oversees the Parys and Vanderbijlpark congregations.
Christo Jovner
Senior associate pastor, EN Vaal & Parys
Jurgens is an associate pastor for Every Nation Vaal and Parys. Jurgens and Marcé moved to Vanderbijlpark at the beginning of 2019 to focus on planting the Vaal campus ministry and community congregation. God radically impacted both their lives through the church in Potchefstroom where they met, later became full time staff and got married. They are passionate to see people impacted by the love and power of God just like they were. Jurgens has a background in financial management, has been involved in various community transformation initiatives and finds joy in helping people discover and walk out the purposes God created them for. Marcé serves on the National Evangelism Team for Every Nation's Southern Africa region and has a passion for reaching the lost with the Good News through the power of the Holy Spirit.
Jurgens & Marce Schoeman
Associate pastor, National evangelism team Vanderbijlpark, vaal

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