Pastors & Leadership

Stuart Cranna

Senior Pastor

Stuart Cranna commenced ministry as Senior Pastor at HBC in Feb 2012. He had previously served in pastorship at Durban North and first-City, East London Baptist Churches. He completed his theological studies through UNISA and the Baptist Theological College in Randburg. Prior to entering the ministry in 1999, he served the Lord in education in Cape Town, Queenstown, Port Elizabeth and East London. He is married to Loren and has two adult children and one grandchild. Stuart has also served as President of the Baptist Union of SA (2012). He enjoys walking, reading, listening to good music and is an avid Stormers rugby supporter.

Harold Twine

Pastor - Care & Administration

Pastor Harold and Daphne Twine have been associated with Honeyridge since 1982. Pastor Harold has served as a Deacon and as an Elder. In 1992 he came out of business in agriculture and engineering to serve as Pastor of  Administration, Care and Missions. Daphne, now retired, served as the church bookkeeper for over 20 years and leads a Tuesday morning and afternoon Precept Bible Study.

David Birkholtz

Youth Pastor

David and Mikayla originate from East London. They were married in 2010 and are enjoying every minute of it. Mikayla is a Web, UX and Graphic designer as well as a photographer. David graduated with a Bachelor of Theology in 2013 and is the Youth Pastor at Honeyridge Baptist Church.



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