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Amanda Bailey
$2,250.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $1,291.67
24 month target $31,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

South Wagga Anglican Church
Trainer: Scott Goode
Amanda Leigh
$20,100.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $26,640.00
23 month target $51,060.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$20,870.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $18,782.61
23 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$14,903.30 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $17,739.13
23 month target $34,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$40,732.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $28,925.00
24 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$6,262.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,291.67
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$54,279.36 raised at
25 month target at $0.52
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
$8,840.26 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $21,450.00
24 month target $39,600.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$107,239.46 raised at
25 month target at $0.52
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
$50.00 raised at
1 month target at $0.08
12 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Caitlin Roberts
$36,140.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $39,000.00
24 month target $72,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$4,275.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Oatley Anglican Church
Trainer: Craig Olliffe
Chui-Ling Tang
$47,340.08 raised at
25 month target at $0.52
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
$4,120.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $1,916.67
24 month target $46,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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 Harvey
$28,773.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $32,500.00
24 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Salt Church Wollongong
Trainer: Andy Hobbs
Daniel Kirk
$10,197.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $22,208.33
24 month target $41,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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 11 Feb 2020
11 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $24,000.00
22 month target $48,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
25 month target at $0.52
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
$13,530.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $16,695.65
23 month target $32,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St James’ Anglican Church, Croydon
Trainer: Caroline Andrews
Evan Harris
$26,980.00 raised at
25 month target at $0.69
36 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Gabriel Lim
$15,076.63 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $16,695.65
23 month target $32,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St James’ Anglican Church, Croydon
Trainer: Prashanth Colombage
Georgia Beikoff
$7,978.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,083.33
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Hunter Bible Church I grew up in Lake Macquarie and started attending Hunter Bible Church (HBC) when I was 19. That ...
Grace Ogg
$5,500.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,854.17
24 month target $68,500.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Bathurst Presbyterian Church
Trainer: Tristan Merkel
Hamish Sullivan
$18,629.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,916.67
24 month target $70,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$13,053.78 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $14,083.33
24 month target $26,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St John’s Anglican Church, Wilberforce
Trainer: Barry McAlister
Henry Davis
$26,369.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $37,565.22
23 month target $72,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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 ...
Izaak Reiher
$16,525.85 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
23 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$21,656.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $26,711.75
24 month target $49,314.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$326.00 raised at
0 month target at $0.00
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
James Jeffery
$9,400.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $32,448.00
24 month target $59,904.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$5,382.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
23 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Matthias Anglican Church, Centennial Park
Trainer: Chris Holding
Jamie-Lee Post
$8,695.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $1,083.33
24 month target $26,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Andrew’s Anglican Church, Roseville
Trainer: Cath Ahern
Jessica Sheely
$88,632.00 raised at
37 month target at $38,541.67
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
24 month target at $0.51
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Joanna Hann
$27,965.60 raised at 11 Feb 2020
7 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $25,666.67
18 month target $66,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$5,470.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,083.33
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Hunter Bible Church Originally from Wollongong, I moved to Newcastle to study physio over 6 years ago. When I moved up ...
John Breen
$9,884.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
24 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$27,725.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $26,000.00
24 month target $48,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$11,915.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,291.67
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

GracePoint Presbyterian Church Lidcombe
Trainer: Elliot Ku
Joshua Bishop
$15,216.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $3,296.83
24 month target $79,124.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St David’s Anglican Church, Forestville
Trainer: Gavin Parsons
Kendall Page
$6,505.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,416.67
24 month target $58,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Mark’s Anglican Church, Sadleir
Trainer: Dave Morgan
Kenny Wang
$3,465.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,333.33
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Carlingford & North Rocks
Trainer: Danny Au Yeung
Kimberley Walker
$12,060.00 raised at
12 month target at $0.34
35 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Kyle Hosken
$62,147.00 raised at
37 month target at $0.77
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
$2,333.33 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,333.33
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Lachlan Young
$23,257.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $17,500.00
24 month target $35,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$15,031.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $21,829.17
24 month target $40,300.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$1,650.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
23 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$2,583.33 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,333.33
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Marc Safari
$36,780.47 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $29,752.67
24 month target $54,928.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Parramatta
Trainer: Ronaldo Sanchez
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Mathew Gillespie
$0.00 raised at
0 month target at $0.00
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student I was a pharmacist convicted that my patients, regardless of the best medication and health advice, ...
Matt Capel
$33,556.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $44,952.92
24 month target $82,990.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$0.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $1,500.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Dundas Telopea Anglican Church
Trainer: Callan Pritchard
Matthew Stones
$5,250.00 raised at
13 month target at $0.27
48 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Matthew Zietsch
$31,545.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $32,500.00
24 month target $60,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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 ...
Michael and Rachel Huntington
$7,720.00 raised at
13 month target at $0.28
47 month target $1.00

Funds raised at

Full Time Theological Student
Mike Wziontek.
$28,291.00 raised at
23 month target at $0.50
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
$3,486.60 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $3,967.58
24 month target $95,222.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Michael’s Anglican Cathedral, Wollongong
Trainer: Liam Shannon
Morgan Biddle
$43,020.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $28,000.00
24 month target $56,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Carlingford & North Rocks
Trainer: Naomi Lawson
I'm using this year to try a lot of new things! The main spaces I'm involved in are leading a ...
Naomi Robertson
$7,440.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,083.33
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$460.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $1,225.00
24 month target $29,400.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Lake Mac Church Lake Macquarie
Neil Auranaune
$34,566.71 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $23,291.67
24 month target $43,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Albury Presbyterian Church
Trainer: Paul Sheely
I'm a 36 year old who came to know Jesus in 2016. I'm based in Albury/Wodonga at Albury ...
Nelson Parker
$2,333.33 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,047.25
24 month target $49,134.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

St Mark’s UNEChurch, Armidale
Trainer: Gary Eastment
Peter Chan
$49,156.75 raised at 11 Feb 2020
12 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $37,808.35
23 month target $72,466.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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 ...
Philippa Newman
$21,955.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $25,783.33
24 month target $47,600.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Hunter Bible Church
Trainer: Jo Clark
Hi! I am Pippa. I am married to James who is currently completing his last year of Teaching at the ...
Phillip & Sophie Witheridge
$59,385.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $60,666.67
24 month target $112,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$3,050.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
24 month target $40,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

Christ Church St Ives
Trainer: Elliot Temple
Rachel Millynn
$26,890.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $32,987.50
24 month target $60,900.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$0.00 raised at
0 month target at $0.00
47 month target $1.00

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Full Time Theological Student
Samuel & Danielle
$57,230.00 raised at
13 month target at $57,416.67
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
$2,710.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,083.33
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$14,480.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,452.00
24 month target $58,848.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$36,735.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $27,083.33
24 month target $50,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$9,545.13 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $20,854.17
24 month target $38,500.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$18,358.79 raised at 11 Feb 2020
13 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $19,500.00
24 month target $36,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$40,800.62 raised at
13 month target at $36,291.67
24 month target $67,000.00

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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
$2,700.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
0 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $0.00
23 month target $53,400.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$80,019.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
19 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $77,478.83
24 month target $97,868.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$7,640.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,291.67
24 month target $55,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 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
$15,540.00 raised at 11 Feb 2020
1 month target at 11 Feb 2020 $2,708.33
24 month target $65,000.00

Funds raised at 11 Feb 2020

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