About us



Love God, Love People


Appointed exists to see a generation raised

to be fully devoted followers of Christ.


01. Loving People

People matter to God so they matter to us.

02. Always Growing

As long as we are alive, we can become more like Jesus.

03. Living Generously

We live to give, practicing generosity with our time, talents, encouragement, hospitality and finances.

04. Being Positive

We compliment, we look for the good. We praise God in all circumstances.

05. Pursuing Excellence

Because everything about us says something about us. We do the best we can in every occasion.

We do this to honour God.

06. Uniting As One

We include all, we do not cling to our own rights, because a united church is an unstoppable church.

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Ronnie and Lyn have been married for 38 years.

They have two married children and four gorgeous grandchildren. They met in Singapore at Tung Ling Bible School in 1981.

In pastoral ministry since 1991, they have lived and ministered in Malaysia, Indonesia and New Zealand. Most recently serving as Campus Pastors at Arise Church, Kapiti, New Zealand they returned to Johor Bahru, Malaysia in 2013 and in February 2014 launched Appointed Church.

Both Ronnie and Lyn believe the church is the hope of the world and are passionate about seeing a generation raised up to impact nations.

Ronnie is a keen gardener and would like to go fishing more than he does. Lyn likes reading cook books and trying her hand at a new recipe. She also enjoys music.

Ronnie & Lyn Tan

Lead Pastors