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Amanda Bailey
$3,190.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,875.00
24 month target $31,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

South Wagga Anglican Church
Trainer: Scott Goode
Amanda Leigh
$21,750.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $21,304.35
23 month target $35,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Jude’s Anglican Church, Bowral
Trainer: Matt Jacobs
I’ve been involved in kids and youth ministry at St Jude’s over the last few years and have ...
Amelia van den Heuvel
$21,560.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $21,913.04
23 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hornsby Heights Anglican Church St Luke’s
Trainer: Mike Begbie
Hey! I'm 21 years old, I love board games, Taylor Swift, hugs and most of all Jesus! It's been ...
Amy Jackson
$15,886.30 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $20,695.65
23 month target $34,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Life Anglican Church, Marsden Park
Trainer: Mark Collins
I've spent the last few years working in childcare and felt compelled to be serving God in a full ...
Andrew Loh
$43,822.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $33,375.00
24 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Scots Church Sydney
Trainer: Craig Tucker
I became a Christian in the midst of leaving home, while studying for my HSC due many friends and ...
Annie Norton
$9,554.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,875.00
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

City Bible Forum (Brisbane)
Trainer: Dave Pitt
Having been in the workplace for a few years I have realised the value of being a Christian in the ...
Ben Harris
$54,919.36 raised at
27 month target at $0.56
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I'm living in Newtown, along with my wife Sophie and my son Reuben. Sophie and I both have therapy ...
Benjamin Jenkins
$10,630.30 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $24,750.00
24 month target $39,600.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church
Trainer: Pete Witt
My name's Ben and I'm 24 years old. I've been living in the Newcastle/Lake Macquarie region for 16 ...
Benjamin Torr
$109,439.46 raised at
27 month target at $0.56
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I'm passionate about following Jesus and seeing lives transformed by the power of the good news ...
Brooke Hazelgrove
$1,380.00 raised at
3 month target at $0.25
12 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Caitlin Roberts
$40,931.19 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $42,000.00
24 month target $72,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Crossroads Christian Church, Canberra
Trainer: Wendy Nicolls
I've called Canberra home for all my life thus far. For the past 8 years I worked as a florist and ...
Christopher Ollerton
$7,263.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,000.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Oatley Anglican Church
Trainer: Craig Olliffe
Chui-Ling Tang
$53,080.08 raised at
27 month target at $0.56
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I became a Christian in my second year out of university, while working in Taree. I had always ...
Codan Pakalniskis
$7,350.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $5,750.00
24 month target $46,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Coast Evangelical Church, Forster
Trainer: Dev Blair
My name is Codan, I love ministry, Jesus and the good news of His victory. My hope is that through ...
Daniel Kirk
$11,654.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $25,625.00
24 month target $41,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church
Trainer: Pete Munday
Hi, my name's Dan, I'm married to Katelyn and we love living in Newcastle and being apart of Hunter ...
Daniel Nitschke
$0.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
13 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $28,363.64
22 month target $48,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Christ Community Church
Trainer: Peter Bradbury
Hey. My name is Dan and I'm a child of God, because of the grace of Jesus Christ. I certainly ...
Edwin Chow
$70,467.72 raised at
27 month target at $0.56
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I became a Christian in 2004, towards the end of high school, and joined my close friend at Balwyn ...
Elyse Shaw
$17,440.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $19,478.26
23 month target $32,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St James’ Anglican Church, Croydon
Trainer: Caroline Andrews
Evan Harris
$26,980.00 raised at
27 month target at $0.75
36 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Gabriel Lim
$23,684.29 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $19,478.26
23 month target $32,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St James’ Anglican Church, Croydon
Trainer: Prashanth Colombage
Georgia Beikoff
$10,390.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,250.00
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church I grew up in Lake Macquarie and started attending Hunter Bible Church (HBC) when I was 19. That ...
Grace Ogg
$13,600.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $8,562.50
24 month target $68,500.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Bathurst Presbyterian Church
Trainer: Tristan Merkel
My name is Grace, I'm doing a ministry apprenticeship with Bathurst Presbyterian Church. I'm ...
Hamish Sullivan
$23,678.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $8,750.00
24 month target $70,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Chester Hill Anglican Church
Trainer: Nathan Cheung
Hello all. I am Hamish. I am married to a beautiful wife called Priscilla, and we both live in the ...
Hayden Lindley
$15,042.28 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $16,250.00
24 month target $26,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St John’s Anglican Church, Wilberforce
Trainer: Barry McAlister
My name is Hayden Lindley I'm the Lay Minister of St John's Anglican Church Wilberforce and I am ...
Henry Davis
$30,809.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $29,217.39
23 month target $48,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Barnabas Anglican Church, Croydon SA
Trainer: Ben Woodd
I grew up in a Christian home. However, by the end of high school, although I believed in God, I ...
Isaac Elliott
$2,000.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $4,500.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Emmanuel Anglican Church Glenhaven
Trainer: Hayden Smith
Izaak Reiher
$19,037.55 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $4,347.83
23 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Summerleas Christian Church
Trainer: Dave Lynch
Hi! I’m really keen to do the MTS apprenticeship in 2020-2021 so that I can set a great ...
Jackson Lucas
$23,836.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $30,821.25
24 month target $49,314.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

The Point Community Church, Port Macquarie
Trainer: Steve Covetz
I'm 20, from the Sunshine Coast and enjoy surfing and Ninja Warrior training. Prior to MTS I was ...
Jade Hajj
$1,438.00 raised at
2 month target at $0.04
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
James Jeffery
$10,600.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $37,440.00
24 month target $59,904.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Cornerstone Presbyterian Community Church
Trainer: Steven Soldatos
Originally from South West Rocks, I moved to Sydney for boarding school, went on to complete a ...
James Marquet
$10,580.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $5,217.39
23 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Matthias Anglican Church, Centennial Park
Trainer: Chris Holding
Jamie-Lee Post
$9,935.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,250.00
24 month target $26,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Andrew’s Anglican Church, Roseville
Trainer: Cath Ahern
Jessica Sheely
$89,472.00 raised at
39 month target at $40,625.00
48 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student After two great years of MTS I've decided to continue being trained formally for a lifetime of ...
Jie Yeo
$43,646.76 raised at
26 month target at $0.55
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Joanna Hann
$35,182.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
9 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $33,000.00
18 month target $66,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Michael’s Anglican Cathedral, Wollongong
Trainer: Stacey Chapman
Hi! I'm Jo and am married to Jonny who is a maths teacher. I grew up on the south coast and am the ...
Johanna Kennard
$8,380.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,015.00
24 month target $48,120.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church Originally from Wollongong, I moved to Newcastle to study physio over 6 years ago. When I moved up ...
John Breen
$17,806.67 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $5,000.00
24 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Matthias Anglican Church, Centennial Park
Trainer: James Harricks
Hi my name is John and with my wife Philippa we attend St Matthias Anglican Church. Having ...
John L
$29,475.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $30,000.00
24 month target $48,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

City Central Presbyterian Church, Wollongong
Trainer: Brett Richardson
I came to faith when I was an international student in the university. The gospel has profoundly ...
John Le
$15,315.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,875.00
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

GracePoint Presbyterian Church Lidcombe
Trainer: Elliot Ku
Joshua Bishop
$18,016.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $9,890.50
24 month target $79,124.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St David’s Anglican Church, Forestville
Trainer: Gavin Parsons
Kendall Page
$7,179.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $7,250.00
24 month target $58,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Mark’s Anglican Church, Sadleir
Trainer: Dave Morgan
Kenny Wang
$6,475.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $7,000.00
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Carlingford & North Rocks
Trainer: Danny Au Yeung
Kimberley Walker
$13,525.00 raised at
14 month target at $0.40
35 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Kyle Hosken
$65,657.00 raised at
39 month target at $0.81
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student Having already completed one year of theological study, my plan is to finish a Master of Divinity ...
Lachlan Brown
$6,141.75 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,141.75
24 month target $49,134.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Lachlan Young
$25,659.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $20,416.67
24 month target $35,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hope Anglican Church, Leppington
Trainer: Cameron Noakes
I love music and the beach! But the thing that excites me most is seeing young people grapple with ...
Lucy Langfield
$19,561.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $25,187.50
24 month target $40,300.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church
Trainer: Jenny Jefferys
H! I'm Lucy! I grew up in the beautiful town of Coffs Harbour with my parents and younger brother, ...
Luke Moxey
$3,050.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $4,643.48
23 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Trinity Chapel Macquarie
Trainer: Dan Anderson
Hi! My name is Luke and I am one of the Ministry Trainees at Trinity Chapel Macquarie. I have a ...
Lydia Parker
$6,891.75 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,141.75
24 month target $49,134.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Marc Safari
$40,357.17 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $34,330.00
24 month target $54,928.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Parramatta
Trainer: Ronaldo Sanchez
Read all about it here! https://2150.carrd.co/
Mathew Gillespie
$500.00 raised at
2 month target at $0.04
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Theological Student I was a pharmacist convicted that my patients, despite the best health advice and medication, would ...
Matt Capel
$36,373.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $51,868.75
24 month target $82,990.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Willoughby Park Anglican Church
Trainer: Joel Moroney
I am trying to get the most out of my apprenticeship so have committed to primary school Scripture, ...
Matthew Ryan
$1,180.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $4,500.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Dundas Telopea Anglican Church
Trainer: Callan Pritchard
Matthew Stones
$8,300.00 raised at
15 month target at $0.31
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Matthew Zietsch
$33,975.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $37,500.00
24 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Salt Church Wollongong
Trainer: Andy Hobbs
I despise pears and rockmelon. Apart from that I'm pretty chill. I'm stoked to be doing an MTS ...
Meagan Ho
$510.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,875.00
24 month target $31,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Mark’s Anglican Church, West Wollongong
Trainer: Peter Hutchinson
Hi all! I'm Meagan and I am so keen to be a part of MTS over the next two years! A little about me ...
Michael and Rachel Huntington
$8,240.00 raised at
15 month target at $0.32
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Mike Wziontek.
$28,891.00 raised at
25 month target at $0.54
46 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I committed to Jesus when I was at University after years of not really knowing what a Christian ...
Mitchell Walker
$15,778.62 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $11,902.75
24 month target $95,222.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Michael’s Anglican Cathedral, Wollongong
Trainer: Liam Shannon
Morgan Biddle
$44,810.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $32,666.67
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Carlingford & North Rocks
Trainer: Naomi Lawson
I'm heading into my second year of MTS and staying in a lot of the same ministries I've been ...
Naomi Robertson
$9,380.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,250.00
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church Hi! I'm Naomi and I'm married to Marcus. I grew up in the small country town of Quirindi, and moved ...
Nathan Adamson
$5,135.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,675.00
24 month target $29,400.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Lake Mac Church Lake Macquarie
Neil Auranaune
$38,730.05 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $26,875.00
24 month target $43,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Albury Presbyterian Church
Trainer: Paul Sheely
I'm a 37 year old who came to know Jesus in 2016. I'm based in Albury/Wodonga at Albury ...
Nelson Parker
$7,141.75 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,141.75
24 month target $49,134.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Peter Chan
$59,690.75 raised at 6 Apr 2020
14 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $44,109.74
23 month target $72,466.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Coopers Plains Evangelical Church
Trainer: Iggy Wong
I was born in Hong Kong, and moved to Australia with my family when I was young, attending Brisbane ...
Phillip & Sophie Witheridge
$65,581.67 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $70,000.00
24 month target $112,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Carlingford & North Rocks
Trainer: Sam Russell
We got married in March 2018, and have enjoyed studying/working in marketing (Pip) and interior ...
Rachel Irwin
$5,620.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $3,333.33
24 month target $40,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Christ Church St Ives
Trainer: Elliot Temple
Hi, I'm Rach! I love animals, hanging out with my friends, and telling people about Jesus! I'm ...
Rachel Millynn
$32,360.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $38,062.50
24 month target $60,900.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

St David’s Anglican Church, Forestville
Trainer: Mike & Pip Taylor
Hello, I am Rachel and live on the northern beaches. I have just finished a primary education ...
Robert Mayhew
$920.00 raised at
2 month target at $0.04
47 month target $1.00

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Full Time Theological Student
Samuel & Danielle
$68,680.00 raised at
15 month target at $66,250.00
24 month target $106,000.00

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Auburn Anglican Church
Trainer: Tim Cocks
We're Sam and Danielle. We have many things in common including 1) we both got married in April ...
Samuel Carless
$3,940.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,250.00
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church Newcastle boy, born and bred. Went to churches as a kid and called myself a Christian but it wasn't ...
Samuel Koster
$18,290.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $7,356.00
24 month target $58,848.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Griffith Presbyterian Church
Trainer: Jesse Huckel
Well this is my blurb. I am Sam. I have a lovely wife, and a slinky greyhound, named Lady. I live ...
Simon Swadling
$39,070.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $31,250.00
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Christ Church St Ives
Trainer: Anton Marquez
Hullo! I'm a ministry apprentice in St Ives, prior to that I've worked a whole bunch of different ...
Stephen & Miriam Dallywater
$11,345.15 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $25,705.63
24 month target $41,129.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church
Trainer: Dave Moore
Hi, I'm Stephen, I'm married to Mim. I love summer, going for skates with my dog and doing the ...
Tara Fryar
$20,981.43 raised at 6 Apr 2020
15 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $22,500.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Rosemeadow-Appin Anglican Churches
Trainer: Brett Hall
About Me As a child, I was brought up in a Catholic family and was because of that I always ...
Tash G
$48,830.62 raised at
15 month target at $41,875.00
24 month target $67,000.00

Funds raised at

Auburn Anglican Church
Trainer: Alison Cocks
Tash is thankful to have grown up with parents who modelled what it looked like to authentically ...
Thomas Cooper
$4,550.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
2 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $4,643.48
23 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Trinity Chapel Macquarie
Trainer: Dan Anderson
I’ve had the blessing of growing up with so many examples of what a bold life lived for the sake ...
Tim Kimmince
$83,699.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
21 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $85,634.50
24 month target $97,868.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Bundaberg Bible Chapel Fellowship
Trainer: Phil Thomas
My name is Tim, I am married to Samantha and we have 2 boys (Kai- 4 and Micah- 2 in December).We ...
Vivian Yu
$13,105.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $6,875.00
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

All Saints Anglican Church North Epping
Trainer: Leigh Zadro
Howdy! I’m Viv and love spending time hanging out with mates and a good old hit at the driving ...
Zachariah Metcalfe
$19,122.00 raised at 6 Apr 2020
3 month target at 6 Apr 2020 $8,125.00
24 month target $65,000.00

Funds raised at 6 Apr 2020

Hunter Bible Church I am very thankful to have the privilege of doing an MTS apprenticeship through HBC. I am excited ...