Pastor Gareth Franks


WhatsApp Image 2023-11-06 at 15.08.21_8398f935Our Senior Pastor, Gareth has pastored NLC since December 2017. Gareth received his undergrad from the University of Johannesburg and his M.Div. from Union Biblical Seminary, Pune (India). He is married to Keri and has 3 children, all born in India.

Gareth and Keri, who are South African nationals, lived and served as missionaries in India for fifteen years before moving to the UAE. Keri has her honours in Social Work and teaches special needs children in Abu Dhabi. They enjoy having people in their home, spicy food and ministering Christ to others.