Kirk McAtear is the leader of Connect Church UK in Birmingham, England.
Born in Sydney, Australia, since Kirk became a follower of Jesus in 1996 he has had a passion to see a generation impacted with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
He was Assistant Pastor at Globe Church Newcastle in Australia for 10 years where his roles included Youth Pastor, Youth Alive Hunter leader, Campus Pastor and Sports Chaplain to a Newcastle Knights Rugby League team.
In 2009 Kirk and his wife Tracee and his children Josiah and Ruby responded to the call of God to leave Australia to move to England to Pastor the church. Connect Church is becoming an influential city church in the second largest city in England. They meet in the Birmingham City football club stadium and Kirk has recently been appointed Club Chaplain.
In 2011 Kirk was appointed the Zone leader for the AOG GB (Assemblies of God in Great Britain) where he is helping train up leaders and repurpose churches in the West Midlands of England.
Kirk has had the privilege of ministering in Churches and missions in 14 countries. Through his passionate preaching, many have responded to become followers of Jesus and have been inspired to step out in faith to follow the call of God for their life. His evangelistic and prophetic preaching will leave you fired up for the mission of reaching the world with the good news of the Gospel.