Chair, Director and co-founder. As an Accredited Christian Minister with the Assemblies of God, Phil has over 20 years experience working with local churches and has been networking Christian organisations for over 17 years. Phil holds a Bachelors of Theology (Hons), Bachelors of Art in Product Design (Hons), and is a qualified Christian youth worker with a Diploma in Theology and Youth Ministry. Prior to moving to South Africa Phil worked for Tearfund, one of the UK’s largest evangelical relief and development agencies, where he was a key member of their Innovation Team and before that co-ordinated Tearfund’s work with youth and youth leaders throughout the UK and Ireland.
Phil and Rachel Bowyer are the directors and co-founders of Soul Action South Africa, they live in Ballito (KZN). Together they have authored several books on poverty, development and integral mission, including Express Community for churches and schools, A Different World for youth leaders and The Whole Wide World for families with children aged 4 – 11 years.