Australian worship leader and pastor Darlene Zschech, best known for her work with Hillsong Worship, celebrated her 38th wedding anniversary yesterday. Darlene and her husband Mark are currently senior pastors of HopeUC, the church currently has campuses in Australia, US and India.
Darlene writes on social media, "Happy Anniversary my love xx @markzschech xx 38 years. There are so many things I love about us together... but by far is our precious family. Thanks for staying course, loving deeply, being so passionate about providing for us all, loving God and His Church, and now.. getting to do the G babe journey with you is just about too lovely for words.
"Here's to the most rich and rewarding adventures ahead... love you with my whole heart xxx ( I had to throw a sweet little engagement photo in. We were 18 and 19 years old when we were engaged .. what the what!!!!"
Other Christian leaders and artists have also sent their congratulations.
Hillsong's Hannah Hobbs:
"Happy anniversary to you guy. "
"Love you guys so much."
"Happy 38 Years, Darlene & Mark!!!!!"
"Happy anniversary to two of our favourite people love Roma and Ted!"
Darlene and Mark live in the beautiful Central Coast of New South Wales with their family Amy and son-in-law Andrew, Chloe and son-in-law Hosanna, Zoe Jewel, and beautiful granddaughters Ava Pearl, Ruthie Feather, Thea Mae and grandson Roman Emmanuel Mark. While they travel extensively and have the honour of working and ministering alongside amazing friends around the globe, the family remains Darlene's highest priority. Darlene says, "First and foremost I am a woman who simply and wholeheartedly loves Christ, and serves Him through loving my family, serving the church, and speaking up for those who cannot speak for themselves."