Bryan & his wife, Dianne are the senior pastors of Shekinah House, a multi-generational and multi-cultural church in Tzaneen, Limpopo that is impacting the area with the love and power of Christ. 

Bryan and Dianne met in Brits, when Dianne joined The King’s Lighthouse mission’s team.  They got married in 1992 and they have 3 sons, Timothy, Samuel and Joshua.

Bryan started leading children’s church at the age of 12 and was subsequently involved in children’s ministry for 17 years.  He has been in full-time ministry since 1990 and was ordained by his father, Peter Varrie in Brits at the The King’s Lighthouse where he pastored for 14 years.  Bryan and his family moved to Tzaneen in 2003 and he has been the senior pastor of Shekinah House since February 2006.

Bryan and Dianne are The Christian Network [TCN] provincial leaders of Limpopo and of the Eastern & Southern Cape and in his capacity serves on TCN’s national core leader’s team.  TCN is an umbrella network of about 200 churches across South Africa.

Bryan and Dianne have a passion for the presence of God and for the lost. Their personal vision statement is to experience the manifest presence of Christ as a daily reality in their lives and to impact everyone they meet with His love and power.

  From left: Joshua, Samuel, Dianne, Bryan & Timothy