Apostle John van Niekerk is the visionary of the City Harvest Churches. He is also an author of books as well as the magazine, Voice of many waters. Ps John has held conferences of national significance both locally and internationally.

His main mandate currently is to raise, inspire and involve concerned citizens in shaping a God-fearing nation ruled by righteous leaders.

He is married to Kathy for the past 42 years. He is also the father of three children and a grandfather.

Rev. Chris Mathebula, is the Lead Pastor and Visionary of Hope Restoration Ministries. A contemporary church with seven campuses across Gauteng, with the main campus in Chloorkop, Kempton Park.

Chris is a Devoted Citizen, Author, Columnist, and a Leadership Consultant.

His latest book is titled Devoted Citizen. His TV program “Hope Alive” broadcasts regularly on Faith TV, Soweto TV and other local radio stations.

To relax, he loves to read, watch a good game of soccer and runs to keep fit. He is married to Phindi Mathebula and they are blessed with five children, two girls and three boys.


Dr Arno van Niekerk is an economist, author and speaker about Kingdom transformation. Working on finding new solutions for South Africa, he is passionate to see godly governance being implemented in all spheres of society. He is the founder and leader of Project SA and Christian Consensus in SA. He wrote the book, ENOUGH! What is the plan? as a prophetic wake-up call to the nation.

He also writes for JUIG! magazine and is interviewed on a weekly basis on Cape Pulpit and other radio stations. His heart is to bring hope, healing and restoration to South Africa. Currently he is writing a book on breaking the economic shackles that enslaves Africa – and building a new economy based on Kingdom principles.

He loves to spend time with his family, playing rugby and tennis with his two boys, and enjoying the outdoors with his wife, Leani.