Sandy is a follower of Jesus, husband to Karyn, father of three daughters, pastor, committee member, reader (theology, biography, crime fiction), and runner. Follow Sandy on Twitter via @SandmanGrant.
Stacey has been a follower of Jesus for as long as she can remember, and is thankful for the opportunity to be involved in discipling others at St Michael’s. Her main focus is on ministry training and the ‘Equipping’ aspect of our discipleship pathway. Stacey and her husband Mark moved to Wollongong with three pre-schoolers, but are somehow now the parents of four adults.
Joe is a husband, the father of three adults and a child of the creator of the universe because Jesus chose to die for him. What a lucky chook!
Joss is a Primary Education student at UOW, wife to Matt and kids leader at 9:45 church. She loves sharing time in fellowship at night church, peppermint tea on a winter evening and growing in knowledge of her Saviour.
Jon serves as a Sunday Assistant in international ministry alongside Morwenna and their kids. During the week he counts it a delight to share not just the gospel but his life as well with international students at the University of Wollongong.
Liam serves the 9:45am and 7pm services, and oversees growth groups to help each person grow in Christ. Married to Liz, with four kids, Liam loves soccer and looks forward to the new creation.
A former preschool teacher and the third of six children, Meaghan is at home in the joy and chaos of Children’s Ministry and passionate about walking alongside young children as they discover more and more about their gracious God together. She also loves to play soccer and design and create event florals.
Mitch attends the 9:45 service with his wife and 3 children. As a star wars fan, he chose his wife, Skye, purely because of her name. Praise God it worked out anyway. Mitch secretly wishes he was Indiana Jones. He loves church, country Australia, sport, reading, learning, and family.
Samantha loves any sport that involves water, especially kayaking, as well as spending time outdoors with her three children. She also enjoys doing the odd jobs in ministry and sharing the gospel with children, especially in SRE.
Morwenna loves being part of God’s family at St Michael’s along with her husband, Jon, and their 2 children. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Andy loves sharing life and Jesus with young people, being active with his wife, Kim and 3 sons, and is a scripture and youth conferences board member. Andy is mad about sport: cricket, hockey, and all the footy codes!
A former Bishop of Wollongong, Reg loves preaching Jesus, teaching the Bible and mixing with people. He is married to Dorothy and together they have three children and seven grandchildren; Reg enjoys walking and swimming, and is a Dragons tragic!
Catriona has lived in the Gong and attended St Michael’s since 2013. She attends the 9:45 service with her husband, Jonno, and their young daughter. She has a background in Exercise Science and Research, and uses her varied skills to support the running of the church so that the disciples of Jesus would grow.
Jodie is married to John and has two daughters. She’s passionate about serving the parish in her role and using it as a ministry opportunity to the community. She loves spending quality time with friends and family over coffee and being involved in the 9:45 am service at St Michael’s.