Our church is led by a group of elders, called the session.
David Balzer is our minister. David is married to Caron, and has four children and one grandchild. He’s been the pastor here since 2013. He loves to see people growing in their love for Jesus. He also lectures part-time at Christ College.
Our assistant minister
Danny Ford is our assistant minister responsible for our Petersham service. Danny is married to Helena, and has four children. With degrees in theology and marketing Danny has served in churches in various leadership capacities over the past decade and has been a missionary in the inner-west since 2010. He has a passion for people to know, receive and love Jesus in Sydney and beyond.
Our pastoral assistant
Ros Deal is our pastoral assistant. She is married to Michael and has four adult children. She loves to bike ride, knit, drink tea and talk to people about Jesus
Our pastoral assistant (kids and youth)
Jeremy Adams is our pastoral assistant (kids and youth). He’s studying a masters of teaching to become a maths teacher. Jeremy loves to see youth meet Jesus and grow in Christ’s love. You’ll rarely find him sitting still. He loves soccer, surfing, skateboarding and crochet (OK – he sits still to crochet!)
Women’s Ministry Leadership Team
A team of women leaders coordinates and facilitates ministry to women, and works with the session as, together, they shepherd and lead our congregation.
Committee of Management
Our finances and property matters are the responsibility of a committee of management
Pastoral Care Team
Our pastoral care team provides help in various ways for those who need it.