Blair is passionate about the Lord Jesus Christ and wants to see many people come to know him as their Lord and Saviour too. He has worked in a variety of gospel worker roles telling people about Jesus. Some of those roles were painful and difficult. He now wants to use his knowledge and experience to help other gospel workers so they are able to have a long and fruitful ministry. Blair now works in the corporate world and can draw upon industry best practice to help churches and ministers know how to treat their gospel workers better.
Michael is a commercial lawyer who specialises in competition and consumer law. He has run his own law firm for the last twelve years. He previously worked at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission for fifteen years in a variety of roles. Michael has also completed the Intermediate Theology Certificate through Moore College. Michael attends the New Life Christian Church in Blacktown, where he serves as the Session Clerk. Prior to attending New Life Michael attended various Presbyterian Churches. Michael is also a Director/Company Secretary of Tyndale Christian School. Michael sees his legal ministry as being focused on assisting Christian organisations to comply with relevant secular laws.
Liz is married to Geoff and is the mother of four children, currently living in Christchurch, New Zealand. She began her ministry training in Sydney in 2001 and for the past 20 years has been involved in both paid and lay-ministry roles in church and parachurch contexts. Some of these ministry experiences were wonderful and others have been very difficult and painful. Liz is a follower of Jesus, committed to pastorally walking with people who are struggling, and standing up for the broken. Liz now works as a wedding and family photographer in her own business and in her spare time, drinks copious amounts of bubble tea with her kids. Liz attends St Stephen's Anglican Church, Christchurch (CCAANZ).
Martin became a Christian through the witness of a school Scripture teacher whose character adorned the gospel in every way. He, his wife and four kids live in Newcastle, where he has served in university ministry since 2007. Martin has been an active member in Anglican, Presbyterian and independent churches, and he loves serving the wider church body through an interdenominational platform (AFES), and now also GWAG. He has experienced and witnessed some painful things in ministry teams, and wants to help us all do better at practising the grace and truth we proclaim.
Gordon is an ordained Anglican minister who serves as an assistant at St Barnabas East Roseville, and an editor and writer at CMS, the Church Missionary Society. He is married to Fiona and they have three adult (or nearly adult) daughters.
Mike loves Jesus, his wife, and 4 kids. He enjoys spending time outdoors enjoying God’s good creation, including camping, fishing and running marathons (generally slowly). Mike is the Pastor of St James Berala Anglican Church and is passionate about seeing people come to know Jesus as Lord and Saviour, and fighting injustice.