Meet the R.T.B.C. Leadership Team

 

The Board

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Pastor - Shane Hanley BMin. MA (Min) JP.
Known for his 'straight talk preaching', Pastor Shane has a passion for communicating the truth of God's Word in a language and style that is accessible and understandable for today's culture. Pastor Shane has a heart for the lost and a desire to reach out to those experiencing real socio-economic disadvantage.
Trained at Morling Theological & Bible College and mentored by Rev Alan Cossgrove and Rev Dr Bill Newman, Pastor Shane has also served as an Associate Pastor at Belmont Baptist Church and was formerly a director of Belmont Christian College.
Prior to ministry, Pastor Shane gained life experience in small business and heavy industry.
Pastor Shane is married to Stephanie ( 30+years) and have 3 children & 2 grandchildren.
 
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 Elder - Brian Watson 
 
 Elder - Andrew Burrow Dip. Theology, Cert. IV Christian Counselling
 
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Church Secretary - Alison Torrens Dip. Min & Mission
Alison has grown up in Raymond Terrace and attended RTBC. Upon leaving school she completed Technical College studies in Secretarial procedures and worked in a local business. In the early 80’s she left the Business and completed a Child Care Certificate, working in a number of Child Care Facilities including a Women’s Refuge owned and operated by the Salvation Army. In 1985/86 she completed a Diploma of Ministry & Mission at Sydney Missionary & Bible College. Since Bible College, Alison has held various positions in the church and has been involved in Children’s Ministry and Office Administration. Alison has a passion for Children’s Ministry and a desire to see children come to Christ. She brings to the Secretary’s role her training and background in Secretarial Procedures.
 

Deacons

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Women's Ministry
Stephanie Hanley ThC

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Food Services
Leanne Wilson
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Missions
Kay Reeves
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Student Pastors, Chaplains and Interns

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Nathan Hanley
Student Youth Pastor
School Chaplain
 
 
 
 
 

Ministry Support

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Finance
Kay Reeves
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Safe Church Compliance
Alison Torrens
Dip. Min. & Mission.
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WHS Compliance
Brian Watson
WHS Compliance
John Parker
 

Ministry Team Leaders

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Playtime
Stephanie Hanley ThC
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Worship Director
Zech Hanley
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Women Enjoying Life Together
Kay Reeves
 
Knit & Natter
Jenny Goodson
Shed Time for Men
Andrew Burrow