About Our Pastors


Pastor John Koe first joined Petra Church in December 2004 and was its Senior Pastor until October 2018.

His heart’s desire is for all to encounter the transformative power of the Gospel, and to be equipped and empowered to extend God’s kingdom reign in every sphere of society. Carrying sharp prophetic insights, his messages are marked by careful study of Scripture with relevant life applications and drawn from his diverse experience in business, ministry and missions.

Pastor John is also the founder of FrontierWorks, an international, trans-denominational apostolic ministry serving movements and movement leaders in fuelling revival in the nations. His book The Good God: Rediscovering the Gospel has been translated into 9 languages and published in English, Chinese, Bahasa Indonesia and Spanish.



Pastor Alan Tay is a pastor of Petra’s English congregation. As the newest addition to the pastoral team, he also oversees Outreach as well as Youth ministries.

He brings with him a wealth of pastoral and outreach experience. He first joined Singapore Youth For Christ at the age of 21, leading teams of staff, volunteers and students in local outreaches. His dedication to disciple-making since led him to serve in various young people, evangelistic and outreach ministries.

Pastor Alan leads with a shepherd’s heart, believing that we are all people of destiny, not destination, and lives by his personal call: ‘Centering-In to God and Centering-Out to People’.