Pablo Lillo is an ordained minister who is passionate about communicating the gospel message through the local church. He is married to the girl of his dreams, Megan—they have three beautiful children.
Prior to taking up his role at Castle Hill at the beginning of 2012, he served the Seventh-day Adventist Church as Head of News & Editorial—directing cutting edge television, sharing church news and inspiring stories of people in our communities. He also spent seven years working for the Greater Sydney Conference as communication director, children's ministries, stewardship and youth ministries. Pablo started his journey in ministry in 2000, serving as pastor on the Central Coast of New South Wales.
Nicholas Kross is a young and enthusiastic intern pastor with a love for meeting people and a passion for children's ministry. As part of the pastoral team at Castle Hill, Nicholas aims to lead people into a relationship with Jesus through the study of the Bible and its application. He and his beautiful wife Sarah both have a sincere love for God and people and consider their calling to serve as a partnership. In 2016 Nicholas graduated from a Bachelor of Ministry and Theology, majoring in Biblical Studies. He was also blessed to have spent a highly rewarding and defining year as the chaplain at Port Macquarie Adventist School. His passion for children's ministry was inspired through this role. Prior to this, in 2014, Nicholas spent a year in Brisbane, QLD as a volunteer youth pastor where he realised his calling to serve in pastoral ministry.
Jess has a passion for the outdoors, mental health, and finding God in anything from the everyday to the life-changing.
With degrees in psychology and counselling, she has put further study aside to explore the unexpected path God has given her as youth pastor.
Having grown up in Castle Hill church, she is excited to be serving in a leadership role in a place so close to her heart, where she can share her love for God with others.