Staff @ TCF

Chris Rowney is Lead Pastor for Teaching and Vision of Torquay Christian Fellowship, and regular contributor to the true2life video and audio podcasts.


Chris was born in the 60s and grew up in a rural city in NSW Australia, feeling called to ministry as a teenager, he began pastoral ministry in Torquay, VIC, in 2003. Prior to that Chris worked in the publishing industry, pioneering a digital prepress business with his wife in the mid1980s. He lived and studied in the US in the late 90s, (Grace Training Centre, Kansas City) and has since completed postgraduate studies in Theology in Australia. (BTh Hon and MTh at Tabor Adelaide). He pastors a growing church in the rapidly growing Surfcoast region of Victoria. Chris will read anything put in front of him, and has a love of photography, word puzzles/games, history and science, and learning and listening to live worship

Steve Brown is Community Pastor.

stevepicSteve Brown joined TCF in 2010 and brings a
love of surfing, learning and God, as well as for
his wife and family. Steve has qualifications and experience in youth welfare work and has recently completed theological studies part-time at
RTC in Geelong.

Nicky Agius is Children & Families Pastor. Nicky shares her time between the church organising kids programs and in our Early Learning Centre (TeLC) community as a support for our families.

DSC_0525Nicky has worked in children’s services, childcare and preschools for almost 20 years. She is Diploma qualified, and has worked in the past with special needs children and also with the Salvation Army in Melbourne. Nicky is married to Michael and they have four primary school age children.

Jane Turner joined us 3 days a week in 2014 as office Administrator.

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