started youth work full time back in 1978 as a youth worker for Church
of England Homes, Carlingford with a heavy involvement in Fusion at
training was at Moore Theological
in Sydney (NSW) Australia in Youth Ministry
have worked for a number of Sydney based Anglican Churches as a
Youth Minister and the Bible
Society as the NSW Youth and Children's Director
and Scripture Union as
the NSW Schools Coordinator
I work part time at Pittwater Presbyterian Church as the Ministryt Coordinator. This is replanting a Church
I had to resign after 5 1/2 years of teaching at Kellyville and
Rousehill High School when my SRE Board (KARHCEE) wanted me to promote
a church where the Senior Minister rejected the Trinity. The Local
Ministers Fraternal had removed him from the Fraternal but it meant
nothing to my board.
back I was involved in starting Maroubra
Christian Surfers, Coogee Youth Centre, Focus Youth Centre and
Trigg Hostel for Boys.
also lectured at Wesley
in Youth Ministry, Church of Christ College at Carlingford and
Wollongong, Moore Theological
Bible College, TAFE Colleges, Universities, Government Training
programmes and even Long Bay Gaol.
the years I has been involved in a wide range of other groups from
member of WARC (Wollongong Anglican Regional Council); board member of
Adult Literacy NSW; President of Coogee Youth Centre; Promotions person
for Southside Surfing Assn., Founding member of FAYM (Fellowship of
Youth Ministers) and General manager of Hot- M a Performing arts
working with unemployed and a director at Teen Ranch.
is just a vague name for what Christian Youth Resources, Australia
(1984 start approx. to now). Ministryblue aims at making all major
for ministries free or cheaper. I never thought that it would ever get
to $1 million yet from 2000 it has managed to turnover $100 million
in resources. I have actually stopped chasing up groups on the network
to work out how much it does now turnover.
overtakes Granddad at 6 months for who has the longest hair.
even though it
sounds more like monopoly money that reality.
also love to hear stories from people of ways we have helped them.
exists because lots of people have been generous, it no longer relies
my marketing skill or ability to negotiate but on the heart felt
of thousands of different people who email free goods, to businesses
amazing discounts. Ministryblue exists because God is in the business
changing people (even their wallets) not because of me.