Graeme Dunkley – Senior Pastor
Graeme is married to Allison and they have three children: Aisha, Peter and Caitlyn.
Graeme has served in churches in Queensland and New South Wales, and for over 10 years he and his family lived in the Middle East encouraging local and expatriate Christians. He joined Beaconsfield Baptist Church in January 2015.
Before becoming a pastor, Graeme was an engineer and fitter on trains and planes. He enjoys moving machinery – the faster and louder the better. He still runs out into his front yard occasionally to see the trains go by on the railway line at the end of his street.
To contact Graeme, email email@example.com
Grant Lester – Associate Pastor for Children and Families
Grant is married to Paula. They have 3 daughters; Hazel, Audrey & Harriett.
Grant worked as a Plumber and Project Manager for 16 years. During this time, he served as a mobile mission maintenance worker in a number of churches and mission organisations by providing practical assistance.
Grant has recently moved back to Victoria from Townsville where he was serving in a church working with long-term unemployed people.
Currently he is continuing a course of study at Melbourne School of Theology, after completing his Diploma of Theology and Ministry.
Grant enjoys riding his bicycle and feeling the wind in his hair, and occasionally shouts whee when going down hills.
You may contact Grant firstname.lastname@example.org or on 03 9707 0777 or 0421 603 394
Rod Thearle – Associate Pastor for Youth and Young Adults
They love people and building relationships, dream of renovating their own house, and are keen to see people find purpose and meaning in Jesus.
Rod worked as the Youth Pastor at their church in Sydney for 5 years while also helping oversee music and the evening service. He has completed a Diploma of Theology and is currently completing his Bachelor at Melbourne School of Theology.
You may contact Rod email@example.com or on 039 707 0777 or 0423 498 019
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