Meet the St Phil’s Staff Team
The St Phil’s staff are a diverse team of men and women who seek to serve Jesus by helping the people in our community mature in Christ.
Bruce is the Senior Minister of St Philip’s. He oversees the ministry of the Church, and also pastors the 8am and 9:30am English speaking services. Bruce is married to Heather and they have 3 children – Flynn, Jonah and Asher. He completed his Bachelor of Divinity at Moore College in 2001. Bruce previously served as Rector of Waitara Anglican Church for 9 years.
David is the pastor of the 11am dual language (Cantonese and Mandarin) service. He is married to Paulina and they have a daughter Melody. He loves adventure and challenges, but following Christ is the most adventurous journey in his life. David is currently trying to reduce his golf handicap to below 30 (that’s a challenge too!).
Al James joined St Phil’s ministry team in February 2017. Al is a graduate of Moore College (2012) and is married to Susie. They have 3 children. He has been in full time ministry for the past 4 years at Killara Anglican Church. At St Phil’s, Al now oversees the ministry of the Night Church (6:30pm) congregation as well as the mid week youth and and young adults ministries.
Raymond oversees our ministry to Mandarin speakers. Raymond is the pastor of the new 9:30am Mandarin service which began in February 2016. He is married to Jessie and they have a son, Christopher. He completed his Bachelor of Theology at Moore College in 2009.
Jason is the Children’s & Youth Ministry Coordinator for St Philip’s. He oversees all of the regular Children’s ministry programmes plus our Junior High program and youth small group network (D-Teams). Jason also love to teach lots of scripture. Jason is married to Abigail. He enjoys spending time with Abi, listening to music, and watching Doctor Who.
Kylie assists in the day to day administration of the church. She works Tuesday and Thursday. Kylie loves to travel and explore different places. Discovering more of God, Jesus and the Bible are a favourite occupation too. She is a bit of a culture nut who likes art galleries and reading. Kylie is married to Andrew and they have two children (who hate art galleries!).