Frank moved from Germany to Antwerp in 2004 and is the founder of DE VLAM vzw an Organization that pioneers Day Care Centers with a Christian concept in Flanders. He also is the founding pastor of Lighthouse Fellowship and oversees the church together with his wife Hadassa. He is a proud father of 3, worship leader and a lover of italian food. Frank was part to of the Jesus Freak Movement in Germany for 10 years and founded and led different churches, he is Co-author of two books (“vom Leben eben”; “10 years after”) and writer of several worship songs. Frank has a real passion to unlock the potential of Gods people and he believes that the local church is meant to be meaningful, relevant and alive!
Jesus is the Head of Lighthouse Fellowship, and he has called Frank & Hadassa to be it’s Lead Pastors and founders, They are leading the great team here at Lighthouse and sowing seeds for the next generation!
Hadassa was born in Belgium. She got married to Frank in 2008 and they have 3 children together. She works a few hours a week as a religion teacher for young adults and youth. In Lighthouse, she oversees the intercession team and the Kids Church. She’ll have some good Italian food any time and loves to read; loves the local Church and loves watching young women grow in God-centered leadership and taking their place in the Kingdom. Her heart also beats for strong and healthy relationships, and solid families. If she could change one thing, everyone in this world would be part of such a family and making it stronger.
Callum was born in England, and grew up in the south english countryside. He used to play field hockey, football and run competitively in both track and cross country. He loves technology and learning how electrical things work and will happily enjoy a good game be either computer or a board game! If you know Callum, you will know he loves his food and to cook, his wife says he always says how good the food he cooks is.
He is married to a Dutch lady: Rianne and has two children Elissia and Emmelyn, whom he absolutely loves playing with. Rianne and Callum moved to Belgium in 2016, when Callum began his studies in theology at CTS. He oversees the technical aspects of the church, is the associate pastor, organises the life groups and also runs the Teens group.
Elke was born and raised in Belgium but has Dutch roots, to which her love for peanut butter readily testifies. She joined the church a few months after it had been planted and now has her roots deeply established in this loving family. At the moment, she oversees Follow with some amazing leaders next to her, as well as the moderation and translation departments.
Her life's vision is to live in intimate relationship with God and from that place of deep fulfilment and identity to release His presence through relationships and creativity. This is why you're most likely to find her in the secret place, or in lovely company or covered with paint. Or maybe in a coffeeshop with a really good book! If you see me, come and talk to me, I'd love to get to know you.