English Ministry Pastor
Chris was born in Brisbane but raised in Sydney. He's married to Grace and they have a daughter, Naomi. After initially graduating from a Computer Science degree, Chris worked in IT. Chris has been serving as the English Pastor since 2012 after graduating from Sydney Missionary and Bible College. Grace has likewise worked in IT and as a Pastoral Worker at BCAC. She has also completed a Computer Science degree and is working towards finishing a Master of Arts at SMBC. Chris is a casual gamer, sports enthusiast, board game geek, and a non-Apple technology enthusiast.
English Ministry Pastoral Worker (PT)
Chong obtained his MA (Theology) and B. Min from the Australian College of Theology. He started at BCAC in February of 2009. His role consists of the discipling of older members, pastoral care and counseling as well as preaching and providing support and spiritual guidance at the English Ministry. Prior to BCAC, Chong was the Assistant Pastor and Itinerant Preacher at Sherwood Methodist Church (2002 – 2008), the Assistant Pastor at Christ Family Church, Chandler (1999-2001) and co-Church Planter at Agape Christian Fellowship in Oxley (1998 – 1999) as well as various ministry and leadership roles in other churches and chaplaincy work.
Cantonese Ministry Pastor
Thomas graduated from the Brisbane School of Theology in 2013 and joined the Pastoral Staff of Brisbane Chinese Alliance Church in the same year. He actually began attending BCAC back in 2001 when the church was still Antioch International Church. Prior to this, he worked in a Christian bookstore in Hong Kong. Thomas is married to Daphne and they have two lovely daughters, Karis and Alisa.
Christabel Sochi Lam
Mandarin Ministry Pastoral Worker (PT)
After graduated from Overseas Bible Seminary of Hong Kong in 1975, Mrs Christabel Lam devoted herself to be a missionary with her husband, Rev Daniel Lam. In the past years, she has mainly involved in Church planting and training ministry in East Malaysia, Philippines, South Australia and New Zealand. She has been a lecturer in Bible Seminary of the Philippines and Negev Biblical Training Institute of New Zealand. Mrs Lam was employed as a past time pastor of the Mandarin congregation in BCAC, since September 2015.