Service and Leadership

Pastors and elders of the United Church of God work hard to assist and guide the Church in accordance with teachings of Jesus Christ. The following full-time (or retired) ministers are listed in alphabetical order.

To contact us, please use our enquiry form and direct to a region nearest to you.


Joe & Jenean RiversJoe & Jenean Rivers

Joe & Jenean Rivers

Associate Pastor

Serving in Queensland

Tel. 0402 692 688
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Joe Rivers assists the Senior Pastor of the Brisbane, Gold Coast and Toowoomba congregations. 

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Bill & Jenny BradfordBill & Jenny Bradford

Bill & Jenny Bradford

Pastor

Serving in Queensland

Tel. 0438 113 502
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Bill Bradford has been a minister for over 50 years, and pastors several churches in Queensland, including Brisbane, Gold Coast and Toowoomba.

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Grant & Kim ChickGrant & Kim Chick

Grant & Kim Chick

Pastor

Serving Western Australia and Singapore

Tel. 0421 555 286
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Grant Chick is based in Perth, and pastors congregations in Perth and Bunbury.  Grant is currently serving as director of operations. He also travels regularly to South East Asia. Grant is supported by his wife Kim.

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Steve & Cathie ClarkSteve & Cathie Clark

Steve & Cathie Clark

Pastor

Serving Melbourne East and Tasmania

Tel. 0420 285 173
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Stephen Clark serves as Pastor of the Melbourne East and Tasmanian congregations.

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Bruce DeanBruce Dean

Bruce Dean

Serving Canberra and the surrounding region

Bruce Dean is a retired Pastor, and still serves as an Elder in the Canberra area. 

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Bill & Rae EddingtonBill & Rae Eddington

Bill & Rae Eddington

Serving in Victoria

Tel. (03) 9879 8209
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Bill is the retired pastor of the Albury-Wodonga congregation, and now assists in pastoring congregations in Victoria. With his wife Rae, he has been a minister of Jesus Christ for over four decades.

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Tony & Ruth Edge Tony & Ruth Edge

Tony & Ruth Edge

Associate Pastor

Serving Tasmania

Tel.0429 996 678
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Tony Edge serves as Associate Pastor of the Tasmanian congregations.

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Doug & Eve GrayDoug & Eve Gray

Doug & Eve Gray

Serving Sydney

Doug Gray served on the National Council of the United Church of God – Australia for many years and was the inaugural Director of Operations from 2017 to 2020. He currently assists pastor Matt Sieff in serving Sydney and the surrounding area.

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Allan & Helen HambletonAllan & Helen Hambleton

Allan & Helen Hambleton

Pastor

Serving in Queensland

Tel. +61 (0)7 5630 3774
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Allan Hambleton pastors congregations in the Sunshine Coast, and Wide Bay areas of Queensland.

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Ken & Ruth MurrayKen & Ruth Murray

Ken & Ruth Murray

Serving in Queensland

Tel. (07) 4983 1911
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Ken Murray lives in Clermont, QLD, and assists Bill Bradford in pastoring the local congregation. 

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Matt & Leah SieffMatt & Leah Sieff

Matt & Leah Sieff

Pastor

Serving in New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory

Tel. 0438 244 145
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Matt Sieff pastors the Sydney, Newcastle, Bathurst, Wollongong, Goulburn and Canberra congregations. 

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Paul & Sue VaughanPaul & Sue Vaughan

Paul & Sue Vaughan

Pastor

Serving in South Australia and Victoria

Mob. 0404 455 226
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Paul and his wife Sue live in Melbourne. Paul pastors the Adelaide & Bacchus Marsh congregations.

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Reg & Joan WrightReg & Joan Wright

Reg & Joan Wright

Serving in Queensland

Reg Wright is a United Church of God elder. Formerly office manager, Reg now assists our pastor on the Gold Coast, QLD.

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