Michael Findlay

Apostle/ Prophet /Senior Pastor
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Ordination of Michael and Johanna Above .

Michael was born in the U.K. He is married to Johanna Findlay Laan they have 5 children between them.They were born again through an Elim Pentecostal  Church an sent out to serve in the Kingdom of God in Portugal in December 2000.

They were ordained through Christian International Europe by Bishop  Bill Hamon and Dr. Sharon Stone from the U.S.A.

They have hosted many Regional and personal  conferences over the years and ran Prophetic training and equipping weekends  inviting others from around the globe to assist .

They were called to establish  Oasis Christian Fellowship  in April 2011 , after three years of being outside the City walls of Lagos the Church building is now in the Center of the City .

Pastor Johanna Findlay Laan

Pastor /Seer Prophet , Music Leader /
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Johanna was born in Holland and moved to the U.K . in the Seventies , She is from a large family of 15 children , her being the middle child,

She met Michael in the late eighties and they were married in the U.K . in the nineties , The were both Born Again at the same time , Johanna has a Pastoral heart and a great gift of Hospitality

Johanna is a gifted musician and plays the violin , guitar and a little piano . She also loves art and hopes to spend more time painting in the near future .


Lois Herrington

Elder / Teacher
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Lois is one of the founder members of Oasis, She worked as a Teacher and now teaches the Word of God.

She was married to Tony Herrington who was also a founder member of Oasis , Tony went to be with the Lord a few years ago , Since then Lois has been called into the mission field and is often away on assignment to various places including Egypt , Israel, Cameroon , and the U.K. with Pioneer Prayer teams . She has been a great support over the years .



John Suddrey

Prophetic Evangelist, Pastor , Missionary
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John was born in the U.K.

He came to Portugal and joined Oasis Christian Fellowship in 2015 .

John was Ordained here in Oasis and is our main Missionary into the Nations .

He has missions into Pakistan , and Tanzania where there have been many doors opening into Uganda , Rwanda, and other African Nations .

John has a Pastor / Evangelist heart and ministers to the people on the streets of Lagos here in the Algarve .

John Ordination in Oasis Below .


Elizabeth de Azevedo

Worship, Ministry of Helps .

Elizabeth was born in the U.K. of Portuguese parents and lived most of her youth in Portugal , She Established a career in the U.K. Nursing and Therapeutic Massage, She  was called to return to Portugal in the spring of 2014 when she joined Oasis .

She married David Sheath later that year they are now established members of Oasis

Elizabeth has a warm heart and is always available to help others in need , she is a great asset to the fellowship and is a dedicated worshiper .

Patrica Bento


Patrica is one of the founder members of Oasis , She was Ordained in Oasis as a Deacon ,

Patrica is involved in various Christian Activity’s across the Algarve  and is an integral part of the CALL ,a monthly meeting of various Churches to coordinate local events .

She is a very dedicated member of Oasis. Patrica also spent some time in Africa on the mission field.

Matt Henman

Seer Prophet

Matt Henman is from Scotland , He married to Sally, they have 3 children .

Matt joined Oasis in 2013 and has become an integral part of the leadership team ,

Matt has great insight and gives Prophetic vision to the fellowship, he was Ordained in Oasis as a Seer Prophet .

Prophet Randy Brown

Prophet / Teacher

Randy is from the U.S.A. and lives works in Portugal from time to time. He is a great support when he is here and helps give Prophetic direction to the Church and Individuals .

He will be here until the end of 2017