Andrew Coates

Andrew Coates

Husband, Father, Pastor

Andrew serves as Executive Pastor at C3 Spectrum Church, Port Stephens and is passionate about seeing people encounter Jesus.

Andrew spent 4 years teaching and writing curriculum for High School SRE & has a trade background rapid prototyping & patternmaking. Andrew holds Diploma‘s in Business Management, and in Christian Ministry and is currently completing his Degree in Theology. In 2011 Andrew and his wife Rachel quit their teaching jobs to pioneer a not for profit cafe as part of the C3 Spectrum church (re)plant.

Andrew loves Apple computers and Android devices (weird right?) and is mad about systems and making things sync.

Married at 20 to his high school sweetheart Rachel, they now have three amazing children together. Andrew loves spearfishing, a good espresso in the morning & nice glass of red in the evening.