Guest Speakers: Andy & Nikki Bray (past event)
Sunday 10 May 2015: 9am, 11am & 6.30pm
Andy and Nikki are the Directors of FamilyLife in New Zealand. Having joined FamilyLife in 1994 they have years of experience in the area of marriage and parenting. They are speakers at FamilyLife events and they have authored 2 books: Treasures in the Darkness and First things First and produced Small Talk, a resource to help families connect. Nikki is also a regular presenter for New Zealand’s Radio Rhema.
In 2008 Nikki was awarded Mother of the Year by TV3 and Kiwi Families. Both Andy and Nikki are recent recipients of the New Zealand Christian Network Unsung Heroes Award 2013, in the marriage and family category, presented at Parliament. They are parents to Olivia (21) and Benjamin (20).
They had a 3rd child, Natasha, who died tragically at 16 years old in the Mangatepopo River Tragedy. Natasha’s story is recorded on the DVD Jumping in Puddles. Click here to watch a trailer.
They love cycling with friends and their dog Katie, as long as the trail ends at a cafe´. They are often asked to share their insights on “Standing Strong in Tough Times” and on “Hope” as Andy also undergoes regular dialysis after losing his kidneys due to a sore throat at the age of 22.