Gayle is the head of the Mission Catalyst team. Gayle’s background has been in counselling, community development, palliative care and adult education. BUV Christmas Devotions: Faith, Hope, Love Hope by Rev Jonathan Stark   “A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices, for yonder breaks, a new and glorious morn.”... On this page, you can find information and guidance from the BUV regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). Pastor Mark Wilson Director of Ministries Matt Chapman EA to the Director of Ministries IT Manager. We have been amazed at the way churches and leaders have... Our final 3 week devotion series for 2020 is based on Faith, Hope and Love. The team also comprises the State Director of Global Interaction and the State rep for Baptist World Aid, so we can also bring a global dimension to the church’s understanding of mission. Her role includes leadership, preaching and worship, pastoral care and building community. Peter has served in the capacity of a Church Planter, an Associate Pastor and Senior Pastor in two Victorian Baptist churches since 2005. A final video update and message of thanks for 2020 from Pastor Graeme van Brummelen and Sharon Roberts at Corryong Baptist Church. Marc works Monday – Thursday. Pastoral Leadership Support & Development The Pastoral Leadership Support & Development team’s aim is to support and develop healthy pastoral leaders and empower them to lead their churches in mission. The team at the BUV Office provides support and expertise in areas ranging from internal and external communications, media relations, social networking, online communications, web communications, public relations, graphic design and visual communications, event management, branding and identity, social issues and networking. Marc’s role is to provide this necessary support in order that these churches may comply with all legal and Baptist Union requirements. Meewon works Monday – Friday, Marc and Brigitte migrated from Mauritius in 1984. The Baptist Union of Zambia is a Baptist Christian denomination in Zambia.It is affiliated with the Baptist World Alliance.The headquarters is in Ndola.. History. He graduated from a Doctorate in Education in 2016 and is currently completing his Doctorate in Ministry, investigating how Baptist churches equip disciplers to support their adult members’ spiritual development. We can provide training for Leadership teams. A Theology of Mission as spiritual, inclusive and transformative – this can be developed to help foster missional understanding within the leadership or congregation as a workshop or as a sermon, 3. Her role involves resourcing Youth/Young Adults Pastors and Leaders through training and workshops, facilitating and leading Global Xposure trips and running Unearthed, which is an informal, dynamic gathering, online and in person, of mission minded young adults. If you have an urgent matter on the days Brenda is not working, please contact Rev David Devine on 9880 6118. Read More. Next Gen Leadership Facilitator. Elliot Keane . A Guide to Developing a Code of Conduct for Church Leaders . Christine works on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Meewon Yang has first-hand experience over two decades of the challenges faced by first and second generation migrant Christians from culturally diverse backgrounds as they seek to find a spiritual home in Australia. Liah is part of the Mission Catalyst team and provides administrative support to Gayle Hill and the team. Our Core team: Several of the team are ordained Pastors, and all are competent preachers and experienced church leaders. He is a creative and strategic thinker and sees discipleship and mission going hand in hand for the church to be all God is calling it to be in the future. He is married to Michelle (1986) and they have three grown children; Keshia, Jemmah and Jarrod. Vicky Dyer has a passion for supporting churches to become safer, more welcoming and more inclusive. Phone: (03) 9880 6118. It exists to nurture creative imagination and to unearth a new generation of global Christians with a heart for sharing Jesus. To foster the unifying of the body through the teachings of Jesus Christ and to fulfill the Great Commission within our community. or. He has over 18 years of community development experience in the United States specialising in refugee resettlement, urban farming initiatives, and neighbourhood engagement through public/private/church partnerships. Baptist Ministry Centre Staff. Meet Our Team; Contacts ; Resources; Rev. Ministerial Team. The Baptist Union of Great Britain (BUGB) is the Baptist family in England and Wales (there is also the Baptist Union of Wales). Vicky loves people and also loves forms. 44 people follow this. Assistant to the Pastor - Reverend T. Lewis Steele. BUV Christmas Devotions: Faith, Hope, Love Hope by Rev Jonathan Stark   “A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices, for yonder breaks, a new and glorious morn.”... On this page, you can find information and guidance from the BUV regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). Log In. Revitalisation models – how do we turn a church around or replant it? Union Baptist Church. Inquiries, correspondence and media representation regarding Baptist Ministries Australia (also known as the Baptist Union of Australia) can be made to members of the National Council: National Chair. Pastor Jackie Smoker Church Health Pastor. Jono is the BUV consultant for placemaking. About See All. Mark Foley. The BUV (together with other State Baptist Unions) is affiliated with the Baptist Union of Australia [BUA] – also known as Australian Baptist Ministries [ABM]. Rev Victor Owuor Cross Cultural & Indigenous Ministries Pastor. A great way to share your pictures with your friends, family, and your followers. Jono’s experience has been in small rural communities and regional centres which has seen him work with youth and families in public housing estates, in primary schools and football clubs in areas of welfare and wellbeing, and leading Churches and missional communities. We can offer consultancy on specific projects or ideas in our specialist areas of starting New Churches; Placemaking and Community Ministry, Advocacy, Church Revitalisation, and Missional Leadership. Christine believes strongly in the local church (both small and large and everything in between). Any member of any church in Union Baptist Association may be a part of the work of this team. Brenda has been in the Professional Standards Consultant role since its inception in 2004. Peter works on Tuesday and Wednesday. Vicky works Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Marc left the Baptist Churches WA after 16 years of ministry to join BUV in July 2014. David is a Chartered Accountant, member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has a Master of Laws degree from Kings College, London University. Paul is married to Liz; they have four adult children as well as an increasing number of grandchildren. He studied at an Under-graduate level in Victoria, Ordination studies in South Australia and Post-graduate in New South Wales. He is currently placemaking in the new Woodlea Estate in the suburb of Aintree, in Melbourne’s North West growth corridor. Forest Lake Baptist Church, Service Times and Location. Copyright 2020 Baptist Union of Victoria. Marc worked in IT for 12 years for a transport company in Western Australia. For enquiries please email churchhealth@buv.com.au or call 9880 6170. All Rights Reserved. Ministry Team Leaders. Darryl Bishop. There is a great need within our state for us to become more focused on the people around our churches, and for us to begin to focus on how we can reach them more effectively. Meet the Team; Church / Pastor Login; About Tas Baptists. Get Directions. BAPTIST MINISTRY CENTRE Ministry and Learning Centre Level 4, 5 Saunders Close MACQUARIE PARK NSW 2113 Contact Details: (02) 9868 9200 hello@nswactbaptists.org.au We believe these are exciting days in the life of UBA church planting. The local church has the capacity to bring the Kingdom of God in all and every situation to see redemption and restoration happen. The Union works with others in mission locally, regionally and internationally. Click here to find out more information about Tasmanian Baptists and our churches. Christine is marred to David and has two young adult children. He gave his heart to God at age thirteen and became a fully devoted follower of Jesus at 17 years of age joining Crossway (formerly, Blackburn Baptist Church). She served 12 years on BUV PSAG and has been part of the Leadership at her Church. This has put her in a good position to reflect on Gospel principles of hospitality and inclusion while also confronting some of the minefields in intercultural relations. As a parent of three young children, combined with social work, she has experience of supporting and advocating for various groups of vulnerable people. Public engagement/advocacy/ Reconciliation Action Plans (with indigenous people) for churches, Missional spirituality and making disciples. Glen Thornley. Copyright 2020 Baptist Union of Victoria. Each Sunday, more than 35,000 men, women and children meet in our Queensland Baptist churches to praise and worship the Living God. We believe Every Person Is Important To God and that is the driving force behind everything we do, from our ministries to our services and to our families, friends, neighbours, community and people we meet. Administrative Assistant - Sister Sheila Irvin. Ministry and Learning Centre Level 4 5 Saunders Close Macquarie Park, NSW 2113 For a number of years David served on the Baptist Union of Victoria’s Pastoral Leadership Selection Committee and Professional Standards Group. We can lead or resource Retreats and Day Conferences. He has completed Masters degrees in Intercultural Studies and Missiology at Asbury Theological Seminary and is a keen student of emerging food security issues for urban contexts. The BUV Support Hub team have loved serving you and your churches through this very different and disrupted year. He was one of the authors of the BUV’s ‘Code of Ethics for Pastoral Leaders’. Andrew has recently joined the Missions Catalyst Team as Missional Communities Consultant. Welcome to Queensland Baptists. Latest News. Church Health & Capacity Building Team The aim of the Church Health & Capacity Building team is to promote healthy churches, systems and behaviours across the whole BUV, and to specifically build the capacity of church leadership teams to work in healthy and effective ways so as to enable churches to devote themselves to mission and ministry. Brett began his time at Union Hill as an Interim Worship Leader in August 2017, before joining the staff full time in February 2018. Church Clerk - Deaconess Yasmin Walker. Her hope is that they will be strengthened in their faith and culture, and be innovative leaders in their communities. Vicky loves people and also loves forms. They have three children; a young adult and two teenagers. Australian Baptist Ministries. She is passionate about mentoring, and coaching young adults in their faith journey and toward local and global mission. Andrew has a passion for seeing churches thrive and flourish in their unique context. – painting a vision of the need and offering many models and possibilities. 30 people like this. Unearthed provides a space where experiences are shared and opportunities are given to dig deeper and reflect on global issues. The aim of the Church Health & Capacity Building team is to promote healthy churches, systems and behaviours across the whole BUV, and to specifically build the capacity of church leadership teams to work in healthy and effective ways so as to enable churches to devote themselves to mission and ministry. ABN 67 934 884 236, Community Engagement & Placemaking Resources, Pastoral Leadership Support & Development, BUV Advice on Current Government’s Restrictions, Corryong Bushfire Recovery Update Dec 2020, BUV Advice on Current Government’s Restrictions, Best Practice tips for COVIDSafe ReopeningÂ. If you seek a church where people love Jesus, check out your local Baptist church We exist to empower youth to flourish, in life and faith. Page Transparency See … Pastor's Personal Aide - Minister Milton Wright. Each local Baptist church in our movement is autonomous, and responsible for setting its own vision, budget, programs, activities, and decision-making processes. His support ranged from accounting through to training of Pastors. His ministerial experience includes serving in student ministry, children's ministry, worship ministry and church administration since 2011. Andrew Turner. As the situation is rapidly changing, please visit this page for the latest... Everyone has a role to play in slowing the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Leadership Development Facilitator. If you have any questions regarding Creating Safe Spaces (CSS) – formerly Safe Church Awareness or Refresher Workshops – please contact her at safechurchworkshops@buv.com.au or on 03 9880 6145. She has experience in Child Protection and Foster Care. Brenda has a BA in Psychology and a Bachelor of Social Work. Paul can be contacted via email  paul.manning@baptistworldaid.org.au. Vicky Dyer has a passion for supporting churches to become safer, more welcoming and more inclusive. It is made up of churches, regional associations, the national resource centre and Baptist colleges. Our Core team: Several of the team are ordained Pastors, and all are competent preachers and experienced church leaders. They do this through: Offering Pastoral support and advice to ministers and churches as needs arise Meewon has been a passionate advocate for asylum seekers and refugees and is heavily involved in issues of immigration and settlement, developing a means of providing loans for airfares and support for settlement. Create New Account. The Ministries Team are, left to right, Rachel Tole, Chris Johnson, Sue Grote, Andy Hughes, Tim Fergusson, Hilary Mason, Yvonne Voyce. Mark is married to Lyn and has two teenage children. She has more recently enjoyed working in the Christian world, being able to be open about her love of Jesus in her professional life. Finance & Administration Team – Baptist Union of Victoria Finance & Administration Team The goal of the Finance & Administration team is to provide effective risk and financial management, high quality information to BUV leaders and reduce the compliance and … So, the Starting New Strong Church team would like to thank UBA for the generous support they are offering to our church plants and to the church planters. Peter has been married to Suzie since 1994. The leadership values everyone’s commitment and involvement in helping to support church life and so encourages people to become church members and to use their skills and gifts in the various ministries and teams. Rev Stephen Ingram info@baptist.org.au. Her experience in leading teams, supervising staff and managing highly conflictual situations brings a wealth of practical wisdom to her work with churches. Greg Holland Head of Finance & Administration. The Baptist Union of Zambia has its origins in a South African mission of the Baptist Union of Southern Africa in 1924 It is officially founded in 1975. We have been amazed at the way churches and leaders have... Our final 3 week devotion series for 2020 is based on Faith, Hope and Love. Church Development Facilitator. (2,185.18 mi) Washington D.C., DC 20003. He lives in the Melbourne CBD with his wife Sherry and teenage son. We are pleased to announce the appointment of the Revd Andy Hughes as Interim Ministries Team Leader. In 2010 to 2012, Christine was the volunteer coordinator of the Congregational Recovery Team for the BUV. Brett was born in Charlton, Victoria and spent his formative years growing up in East Brighton; Colac; and Box Hill South (Melbourne). Envelope. 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