About Us

Together for the Illawarra

We are a collobaration of Christians in the Illawarra.

Together for the Illawarra is inspired by and through a relationship built among churches and Christian leaders through many years and also Illawarra Prayer Breakfast. Together for the Illawarra is a consultation & collaborative process exploring areas of common interest, focusing on Community Engagement, Evangelism & Prayer.







Honoring what God has done in the pursuit of what God can do




Our Vision

Our objectives




Our Values

Our values define who we are, what we do and how we do things.







Illawarra Prayer Breakfast
An annual gathering of people who love the region, love its people and love God


Prayer Task Force
Prayer Task Force


Community Engagement Task Force
Community Engagement


Evangelism Task Force
Evangelism Task Force


Hey Neighbour
Hey Neighbour


Everyday Miracles
Everyday stories of Everyday people


Christian Leaders Together
Kingdom Connection Illawarra - Christian Leaders newsletter














Invite your friends this Christmas

Latest News / 05 November 2022



Illawarra Thanks 2022

Latest News / 27 April 2022




Latest News / 10 November 2021






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Together for the Illawarra
129 Jardine St
Fairy Meadow, NSW 2519


Bank details

Together For The Illawarra Inc Assoc
BSB: 641800
Account number: 200955626


Our Values


Let our conduct and life represent Christ 


Let us honor one another in the spirit of humility 

Relational Unity

We believe relational unity is the foundation of sustainable collaborative efforts. 

Collaborative Engagement

To promote more combined prayer, community engagement and evangelism to bless the people of the Illawarra, see the churches thrive and help people find Christ


Our Vision

Together for the Illawarra is to facilitate the collaboration of churches and Christians in the Illawarra so that together we can be God’s expression in our community and the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ will be advanced in the Illawarra and beyond.


  • To cultivate and promote an authentic relational unity among church leaders, ministers, Christians leaders in the Illawarra 

  • To intentionally engage church leaders, ministers & Christian leaders to discover unique characteristics and strength of the Body of Christ in the Illawarra

  • To see the Kingdom of God advancing in the Illawarra and for His church here to be glorious. Matt 6: 10,33 Eph5:27

  • To assist with resourcing, encouraging relational networking, and providing ideas and news to foster the big picture of the Illawarra church. Eph 4: 7,11-16

  • To work towards a combined churches strategy to reach the Illawarra with the Gospel and to pursue, review and refine these strategies. John 3:16 Matt 9:36-38

  • To intentionally engage, encourage and develop younger Christian leaders 

  • To facilitate, support & promote combined churches prayer initiatives in the Illawarra

  • To facilitate, support & promote combined churches initiatives on sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ in the Illawarra

  • To facilitate, support & promote combined churches community engagement initiatives in the Illawarra

  • Our foundational dream is that more people will come to meet Jesus as their Saviour and that the churches of the Illawarra would grow and flourish.

  • Our mission field while primarily the Illawarra is not limited to the Illawarra and we are committed to helping whenever we are able in other parts of the nation and the world to advance the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and John 17 unity.


Together for the Illawarra is formed to facilitate the collaboration of churches and Christians in the Illawarra. It is formed 


The Illawarra Pastors Network arose in a context of an increasing awareness of the need, and a desire, to see the Kingdom of God impacting the Illawarra Region in a more significant way.

At the same time, there has been a greater awareness worldwide of the Church coming into the fullness of what God intended as we move towards the Coming again of the Lord Jesus Christ as King of King and Lord of Lords.


Faith of Steel

For a good summary of the history of the Christian Churches in the Illawarra Region, set within a framework of the history of the region, see Stuart Piggin’s book, “Faith of Steel”, published by the University of Wollongong Press in 1984. This publication came about at the request of the Wollongong Ministers Fraternal as a contribution to the City of Wollongong’s Sesquiecentenary in 1984. Stuart, at the time, was lecturer in History at the UOW.


The Development of Regional Groupings or Activities:

Wollongong Council of Churches

For many years the main inter-church body in the Illawarra was the Wollongong Council of Churches. This was a body which originally had ministerial and lay representatives on it, and sought to oversight areas of common interest among Protestant churches in areas such as religious education, media, hospital chaplaincy etc.

By the 1970’s, the Wollongong Council of Churches had basically become just the ministers fraternal of the Central Wollongong area Protestant churches.

In view of the lack of a representative regional body, moves were made in the early 80’s to set up a new body called the Illawarra Churches Association,modeled on the successful Newcastle Churches Association. This was a body of denominationally appointed representatives from the major denominations, both Protestant and Catholic. It’s role was to oversight, through various ‘Commissions’ the areas of Chaplaincy, Media, and Education. With the formation of this new body, the original Wollongong Council of Churches was disbanded as such, and the members became the Wollongong Ministers’ Fraternal for clergy in the Central Wollongong area. (Other regional Ministers Fraternals existed for clergy in areas other than the Central Wollongong area.)

After a few years, however, interest in the new body was not sustained, and it was disbanded. By default, some of its responsibilities were either taken up by the Wollongong Ministers’ Fraternal, or simply let go.

For example, the area of television responsibility was maintained by the Wollongong Fraternal which oversaw a roster for the ‘Epilogue’ (later called ‘Reflections’) at the end of the daily programme on WIN Television (the only local station at the time). The roster was based on two days for Catholics, two days for the Anglicans and two days for the “other denominations”.

With the government programme of amalgamation of television and the incoming of Prime and Capital Television into the region, WIN suddenly dropped the daily ‘Epilogues’. This action highlighted the lack of a regional approach by the churches in the area of media, and at the instigation of the Wollongong Ministers’ Fraternal a regional media body called the Illawarra Christian Media Association was set up, with representative from the churches appointed. For a number of years this body oversaw the production and scheduling of television ‘spots’ on all three regional stations. The Rev Neil Brain carried much of the responsibility and it was only at his move to a parish in Culburra that the organization ceased to function (and, again, the churches of the region is without a voice in the media).

Illawarra AD2000 & Beyond

In the early 90’s, a number of factors refueled interest in combined church activities. A number of pastors in the northern Illawarra were meeting regularly for prayer. News came of a move to have an international witches gathering in the Illawarra, and this news sparked calls for concerted Christian action and prayer. The Rev David McGrouther, at the time pastor of the Thirroul Baptist Church, was one of the key leaders with the passion to see churches working together. Around the same time, David Bartlett had attended a conference in Sydney called ‘Reaching Cities for God’ with Argentinean pastor, Ed Silvoso. David sent out a mailing to all pastors and ministers in the region drawing attention to the material of the conference, and this began the monthly mailing of the ‘Pastors Link’ to all pastors and ministers in the region. It also connected David to David McGrouther and brought together a number of leaders in the region with a heart to impact the region for Christ. Around this same time, ‘Global Marches for Jesus’ were being held around the world, along with the Easter Celebrations led by organizations such as Fusion.

These various interests led to the formation of “Illawarra AD2000 & Beyond”, under the leadership of David McGrouther. This organization coordinated events such as the Global Marches, held all night prayer vigils at Easter, put on training days aimed at reaching and began the monthly Pastors Prayer Breakfasts. Along with this, in 1995, David Bartlett had stepped out of his position as pastor of the Congregational Church, Wollongong, to take up a role working specifically with pastors and ministers, under the informal banner of ‘Pastors Link Ministries’.

In addition, other networks were formed under the banner of Illawarra AD2000. An Industry Network (with a publication ‘Industry Link’) developed, along with a Women’s Network and an ‘Illawarra Houses of Prayer’ Network, as well as ongoing monthly prayer nights of the lookout at Sublime Point and in other places.

A sense of excitement was in the air among Christians across the Illawarra. However, the same sense of excitement did not seem to flow among the church leaders and it was apparent that unless leaders were enthusiastic about working together there would be a limit as to what impact could be made on the region and what could develop as a result. It was particularly apparent that leaders of the larger churches in the area were content to work separately and saw no need for combined activity. David McGrouther challenged the leaders of some of the larger churches on what they were doing to impact the region, and not just to build a large church. As a result, a group was formed, known as the ‘300 Club’. It consisted of leaders of churches with over 300 members who met together every two months for a meal, discussion of church leadership and some prayer. The group was a very diverse group covering Evangelical and Pentecostal churches, and the relationships developed in this group and levels of trust and understanding attained has been a significant move for the Kingdom’s development in the region. It was this group which took the initiative, and at the instigation of the Rev Bruce Clarke from Figtree Anglican, of inviting the evangelist, Greg Laurie, of Harvest Crusades, to conduct a combined churches crusade in the newly built Wollongong Entertainment Centre in 2000. See more below on Harvest 2000.

Before Harvest, however, it seemed that the goals of Illawarra AD2000 & Beyond were not being met, and David McGrouther moved on to take up the position of Senior Pastor of Swanston Street Church of Christ in the City of Melbourne. It seemed to the remaining team members that official organization needed to be closed down. A scripture at the time that was felt relevant was ‘Unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds’ (John 12:24). So, on 21st November 1997, Illawarra AD2000 & Beyond was closed in the hope that the various networks and activities would continue through the informal relationships that had been developed during the phase of Illawarra AD2000’s life.

Harvest 2000

Harvest 2000 saw around 90 churches from the Illawarra and Shoalhaven combining together for four nights of outreach in the Wollongong Entertainment Centre with Greg Laurie of Harvest Crusades. For more details see the full Harvest report page

Illawarra Prayer Network

At the time of planning for Harvest 2000, Ross Holmes, an AOG pastor from Queensland, had felt led to move to the Illawarra. Ross came with a burden for prayer and immediately became involved with getting prayer meetings happening for Harvest 2000. After Harvest, Ross continued to organize Combined Churches Prayer Gatherings on a quarterly basis. These meetings were held at various larger churches around the region and on occasions were attended by a couple of hundred people. The informal Illawarra Prayer Network became the banner for ongoing combined prayer in the region, with a weekly ‘Prayer House’ set up, and meeting at Coniston United Church.

Illawarra Pastors Network

The Illawarra Pastors Network was formally formed in June 2000 with David Bartlett as Convenor. Under the banner of ‘Pastors Link Ministries’ since 1995, David had felt this was what the Lord had called him to do – ‘to step out of the boat’ and work just with pastors and ministers. Pastors Prayer Summits were begun in 1998 and David had continued to network with pastors, being supported by people who felt the vision was worth supporting. For a number of reasons, at the end of 1999, David felt he was being called back into pastoral ministry and accepted a call to a church in Sydney.

However, the denominational authorities resisted the call and a period of six months went by with no clarity as to how what David would do. At the 2000 Summit held in June, however, it became clear to the pastors and ministers present that David’s role was important. The pastors present issued a call to David to continue doing what he was doing, and pledged to support the work. The call led to the formalization of the Illawarra Pastors Network with David becoming an employee of the Network, supported by gifts from churches, pastors and other interested people.
Reach Illawarra

For some time, there had been a growing sense among the leadership of both the Illawarra Pastors Network and the Illawarra Prayer Network that what was lacking in the region was a leader with a heart for unity, a vision for impacting the Illawarra, and the leadership gifts to bring about the next phase in what the Church in the Illawarra might accomplish for the Kingdom of God.

With Scott Hanzy taking up the position of Senior Pastor at the Gateway City Church, it was apparent that Scott had the qualities required to give a lead to the church in the region. At a Pastors Prayer Summit in 2003, Scott shared his heart and the pastors/ministers present affirmed that “it seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to them”, and prayed for Scott to follow on with the vision. The vision of reaching Illawarra through the areas of influence in the region, the ‘gateways’, came into being. Scott began to bring a group of people together to pray and think about how the vision might be implemented.

From this initial coming together, a link was formed with the ‘government’ gateway. Scott met with the Lord Mayor of Wollongong and began to seed ideas of how the Church and the Council might work together. The result of this connection led to the Lord Mayor inviting pastors/ministers to a series of breakfasts and to the gathering together of a group of senior Christian Leaders to look at calling a night of combined prayer for the region. Thus came into being the first ‘Rise Up’ gathering held in November 2003.The Lord Mayor had asked the Anglican Bishop of Wollongong, the Rev Reg Piper, to call this group together, but as Scott had begun the process, he became the driving force behind the first ‘Rise Up’ and it was mainly Scott’s passion and vision that led to the vibrant and positive night of prayer.

David Bartlett continued as Convenor of the Network until the end of October 2009 and soon after, Darryl Stewart was invited to take over the role of Convenor.

Pastors Prayer Summit 2003


Mt Keira Prayer 2006


2007 Summit at Mt Keira Scout Camp

Rise Up Illawarra

Held 3 November 2003 and 29 October 2004
Following the success of the first ‘Rise Up’ gathering in November 2003, there was felt the need for an ongoing movement of churches working together. The initial committee of leaders was later formalized into the Boards of Rise Up Illawarra Incorporated. In March 2004, plans were in place for the churches of the Illawarra to ‘Rise Up & Serve’ – by getting out into the community on a Saturday morning, working with the Clean Up Australia movement, and cleaning up parks and beaches of the Illawarra. A Combined Churches Festival was held in the afternoon, but sadly, it rained and was not able to be as effective in reaching out into the community as was envisaged. A huge amount of work was undertaken by a great team of people, again under the leadership and vision of Scott.

The Rise Up Board continued to meet and arranged for a second ‘Rise Up’ gathering in October 2004. Although a large number of people attended, it was felt to lack the passion and impact of the first ‘Rise Up’.

The Rise Up Illawarra Inc. Board continued to meet spasmodically over the next couple of years, but could not clearly come up with any ongoing vision and, finally, the organization was formally closed in 2007.

Since the cessation of Rise Up Illawarra Inc., the Illawarra Pastors Network has continued to foster the sense of unity across the region, through the pastors prayer breakfasts, Pastors Prayer Summits and the pastors link. The leadership of the Illawarra Prayer Network has been taken on by Derek Thompson, fostering prayer for the region. Derek has also formed an organization called ‘Five Islands Christian Ministries’ and brought the Illawarra Prayer Network under that banner, and making possible an ‘umbrella’ structure for other entities to work under.

Kingdom Connections Illawarra  

2009- 2020 Darryl Stewart took over as coordinator and continued where David Bartlett had left off. Illawarra Pastors Network was later changed to Kingdom Connections Illawarra as an acknowledgement that many Christian leaders are not necessarily pastors.

Over these years regional fraternals were established in addition to those which were already functioning.

They were all very different, some with tighter doctrinal boundaries than others.

These groups were encouraged to exist to

  1. build relationships.
  2. take responsbility for praying for their region and
  3. create army of workers for projects in collaboration with other groups; such as City Serve


Darryl would visit pastors and churches, especially the smaller or independent churches that had the least denominational support. Two other key activities were producing the monthly eLink and recording Everyday Miracles which were aired on Pulse 941

The above is an attempt to set out some of the history of combined church activity in the Illawarra, and no doubt comes with some of my bias, but also with some of my sense of longing. Your comments and corrections are invited! – David Bartlett

About Us

Together for the Illawarra is a collaboration of Christians in the Illawarra.

It is inspired by and through a relationship built among churches and Christian leaders through many years and also Illawarra Prayer Breakfast. Together for the Illawarra is a consultation & collaborative process exploring areas of common interest, focusing on Community Engagement, Evangelism & Prayer.

Together for the Illawarra organisation is formally formed in July 2020, almost one year anniversary of our first consultation workshop attended by 60 Christian leaders across the region. 



Ministry Team  

Hengki Widjaja 

Hengki Widjaja lives in Illawarra, NSW since he came to Australia to complete his study at the University of Wollongong.
He and his wife, Lidia, have been serving a local church, Life Centre Wollongong in the region. 
They both have the heart for unity and what the churches can do together for the betterment of their region. 
In addition to his day-to-day role in his tech company, he serves in a few Christian initiatives locally and nationally; Illawarra Prayer Breakfast, Movement Day Australia, Food for Life and Australian Heart Ministries.

Nathaniel Marsh

Nathaniel Marsh has been married to his beautiful wife Jodi since 2004, and together they have 5 gorgeous girls.  Nat is a video producer, cinematographer, musician, and along with his family, is actively involved at Awaken Church Wollongong.

Operating Marsh Media trading as TVU Productions, a Film & TV Production Company with offices in Sydney & Wollongong, Nat has produced around 3,000 pieces of content & delivered over 1 million DVDs for a wide range of clients within the Government, Corporate & Not-for-profit sectors.

He has also travelled widely performing music & filming documentaries, worked as a freelance cameraman for ABC News, Channel 7 News and Channel 10 News and produced TV programs for SBS & The Lifestyle Channel.  Since 2011 much of Nat"s work has been for various NSW Government Departments, and some of his corporate clients over the years have included BHP, BMG, Colgate-Palmolive, GPT Group & Honda Australia.

Nat is also a Board Member of Dads4Kids Fatherhood Foundation and is passionate to see the Body of Christ collaborating across the Illawarra. 

David Eldridge

David came to faith in Christ 30+ years ago. He is passionate to see the Illawarra community to hear the gospel of Jesus Christ and how churches can express God's mandate for Christians both inside and outside the churches, in the community.

He has served in a few local initiatives such as Chairman of the Wollongong Hospital Children"s Ward Appeal Committee (Deregistered), Recipient of Wollongong Citizen of the Year 2000, Board member of Pulse 94.1 and as the Fundraising Director of Harvest 2000 Crusade. 

His strategy thinking and heart for the expression of the gospel here in the Illawarra are valuable contributions to the team.

Warwick Marsh

Warwick Marsh has been married to Alison Marsh since 1975 and they have five children and eight grandchildren and he and his wife live in Wollongong in NSW, Australia. He is a family & faith advocate, social reformer, musician, TV producer, writer and public speaker.

In 1990 Warwick left the building Industry and he and his wife travelled extensively throughout Australia performing in many aboriginal communities, country towns, schools, pubs, jails, and churches. They also traveled around the world with their musical family performing & recording their original music and sharing the message of faith, family, hope and love. 

In 1998 he received a Father of the Year Award in the NSW Parliament.  In 2001 Warwick received a Centenary Medal from Australia’s Prime Minister for his Mission work and his work with Aboriginal people and youth.

In 2002 Warwick & Alison Marsh established the Dads4Kids Fatherhood Foundation to encourage fathers and promote excellence in fathering through web, TV, radio, research and policy development, educational programs and training the trainer.

Warwick is passionate to encourage men to be great fathers and to know the greatest Father of all. The Father in whom “there is no shadow of turning.”

Ron Thomas

Ron is a Church Planter with a heart for those who don't yet know God"s grace and those seeking to fulfil God"s call. Ron and Heather planted Citylife Church Wollongong and rejoice in the grace of God that has built the Church into a strong and outward-focused fellowship. Church Planting and reaching the Unreached motivate Ron and his team in building God’s Kingdom both locally and internationally. 

Ron has had regional oversight responsibilities for Australian Christian Churches on the South Coast of NSW and completed post-graduate studies focusing on leadership development, reaching the unchurched and cross-cultural ministry applications. He is married to Heather and they have four children and six grandchildren.



Statement of Believe

The Apostles' Creed

I believe in God, the Father almighty,

creator of heaven and earth.

I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord,

who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,

born of the Virgin Mary,

suffered under Pontius Pilate,

was crucified, died, and was buried;

he descended to the dead.

On the third day he rose again;

he ascended into heaven,

he is seated at the right hand of the Father,

and he will come to judge the living and the dead.


I believe in the Holy Spirit,

the holy catholic Church,

the communion of saints,

the forgiveness of sins,

the resurrection of the body,

and the life everlasting.


Nicene Creed

WE BELIEVE in one God,

the Father, the Almighty,

maker of heaven and earth,

of all that is, seen and unseen.


We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ,

the only Son of God,

eternally begotten of the Father,

God from God, Light from Light,

true God from true God,

begotten, not made,

of one Being with the Father.

Through him all things were made.


For us and for our salvation

he came down from heaven:

by the power of the Holy Spirit

he became incarnate from the Virgin Mary,

and was made man.


For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate;

he suffered death and was buried.

On the third day he rose again

in accordance with the Scriptures;

he ascended into heaven

and is seated at the right hand of the Father.


He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead,

and his kingdom will have no end.


We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life,

who proceeds from the Father and the Son.

With the Father and the Son he is worshiped and glorified.

He has spoken through the Prophets.

We believe in one holy catholic and apostolic Church.

We acknowledge one baptism for the forgiveness of sins.

We look for the resurrection of the dead,

and the life of the world to come.






Christian Leaders Together

A monthly newsletter to increase communication among Christian leaders in the Illawarra area. 

Christan Leaders Together is a newsletter by Kingdom Connections Illawarra.

This newsletter is previously known as Monthy eLink. Over the next few months, the newsletter will be integrated into Together for the Illawarra newsletter. 

The purpose of the Christian Leaders Together newsletter is to increase communication among Christian leaders in the Illawarra area by:

  • Encouraging us to see the reality of the One Church of Jesus Christ in the Illawarra;
  • Promoting local Christian News and events;
  • Sharing of resources and prayer needs within the region.

To access past newsletters, go to Monthly eLink archives page HERE.

Everyday Miracles


Listen to stories of hope, encouragement and God moments from across the Illawarra. 

Together For The Illawarra has collaborated with Kingdom Connections Illawarra (KCI) to bring to you Everyday Miracles, a collection of testimonies gathered from over 40 churches across our region. You may have heard a few of these short snippets on Pulse 94.1; normal people in our community sharing stories about how the power of God has moved in their lives in one way or another.

Everyday Miracles will be released weekly in our podcast. We pray that you would be encouraged by these testimonies and empowered to tap into the presence of God in your own lives.

The Everyday Miracles series will be hosted on the Together For The Illawarra Podcast.

It is available on most Podcast streaming services including SpotifyGoogle Podcasts ( more Podcast services will be added).

Below are the history and vision behind Everyday Miracles (by Darryl Stewart).


In late 2016, my heart was stirred when hearing stories about answers to prayer and God’s intervention in the lives of day-to-day people across our region.
I felt strongly that these personal stories are valuable, able to bless, inspire and give hope to others who are going through a similar journey. After discussion with the station manager of Pulse 941 and a few people here in Illawarra, I began a journey of visiting local churches to record testimonies.

By the end of 2019, I had visited approximately 40 local churches and groups. The method was usually that during the coffee break after the church service, people volunteered to tell a story or two. We seem to always run out of time before we ran out of people and stories! The stories were broadcast on Pulse 941 as “Everyday Miracles”.

I am continuously amazed when hearing these stories from normal people like you and me. I am convinced that God is still working powerfully here in our region. There are some churches that struggle with modern day miracles, or the definition of miracles itself. The people who experienced and told these stories do not have a problem. They knew when God had stepped into their lives beyond what could be called a coincidence or good fortune. But nobody is perfect, and some stories simply tell of the greatness of God, and that’s fine. None that were recorded have been left out.

These 60-90 second recordings aren’t professionally edited like they are at Pulse 941 before going to air. There may be clicks, breathing, background noises, and the occasional extra comment. It’s all very ‘warts and all’. Being “Everyday” Miracles, some may seem pretty ordinary. However I feel the importance is that these people are experiencing God in their lives. It’s not our part to ‘judge’, but to celebrate God’s works in and through HIs children.

Jesus was born in an animal shed, lived in an ordinary village, made friends with the ‘poor in spirit’, and was hung on a cross alongside 2 criminals.
This is the ‘Upside Down Kingdom’.

As at June 2020 our library stood at around 430 Everyday Miracles.

If you would like to share your stories as part of ‘Everyday Miracles’, please contact hello@togetherfortheillawarra.orga.au



Hey Neighbour

An initiative aimed to empower, activate, and unify churches across the Illawarra to be a blessing to their communities. 

Hey Neighbour is a grassroots campaign birthed out of Illawarra Prayer Breakfast’s, Together For The Illawarra. This initiative is aimed to empower, activate, and unify churches across the Illawarra to be a blessing to their communities. Whether it be through prayer, community assistance, or connecting with church community, we are looking forward with great anticipation of what the future holds for our region. If you would like to be involved or just find out more be sure to check out https://www.illawarra.community/


Contact person: Hannah Lawrance (hannah@togetherfortheillawarra.org.au)

Evangelism Task Force

Team members:

  • Dave Milne (Facilitator)
  • Ps. Lionel Rattenbury 
  • Kim Imisides
  • Ps. Ron Thomas
  • Clara Saddi

Community Engagement Task Force

Ps. Paul Bartlett (Lighthouse Church)

Major Phil Inglis (Salvation Army - Wollongong)

Faith Action Audit




1st of August 2019



Prayer Task Force

Prayer Task force team members are:

  • Loani Falconer
  • Ps. Scott Hanzy
  • Warwick Marsh
  • Darryl Stewart 
  • Pat Steele
  • Rodney Denniss
  • Jeff Stacey
  • Jeremy Martens
  • Prince Phillips

Prayer meetings:

Every Wednesday 6-7am at Lighthouse Church

Contact: Warwick Marsh 

Illawarra Prayer Breakfast

The Illawarra Prayer Breakfast is an annual gathering of people who love the region, love its people and love God

The Illawarra Prayer Breakfast is an annual gathering of people who love the region, love its people and love God. The purpose of the Illawarra Prayer Breakfast is to give thanks to God, pray for God’s blessing for our region, pray for each other, pray for a release of the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ in our region and prayerfully proclaim the words of the Lord’s Prayer “let Your Kingdom come, let Your Will be done” over the cities across Illawarra region.

The aim of the prayer breakfast is to reach and to encourage Christians in the marketplace, especially civic and business leaders in their faith and love for our Father in heaven. Promoting unity between all those who are followers of Jesus Christ the son of God and challenging them to be salt and light to the City and the world they live in.

The coordinating team for the Illawarra Prayer Breakfast is Hengki Widjaja (CTO of DayspringCare), Wayne Morris (Former CEO of IMB), Warwick Marsh (CEO of Dads4Kids), Rod Denniss (Illawarra Prayer Advocate), Ps Shane Cook (Shellharbour Community Church) and Jude Hennessy which represent six different churches in the Illawarra. Other people of faith who are business and civic leaders from a broad array of churches will be sought as Ambassadors of the Illawarra Prayer Breakfast to ensure wider representation from as many churches as possible.


To find out more information - go to the Illawarra Prayer Breakfast website.



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Phone: (031) 8481673
Fax: (031) 8420633
Email : klasis_bojonegoro@yahoo.co.id

Nama Gereja/Jemaat


    Jl. Rajawali 156-158, Bojonegoro 62117

    Telp & Fax. (0353) 881294

    Email. gkibojonegoro@yahoo.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 06:00

    Kebaktian II. 16:30

    Kebaktian P/R. 09:00

    Pos Jemaat

    Jl. HOS Cokroaminoto 673, Dander, Bojonegoro

    Kebaktian 9.30

    Desa Sendangrejo, Parengan

    Kebaktian 9.00


    Pdt. Iwan Sukmono

    Jl. Tri Tunggal 49, Bojonegoro

    Mobile. 081230552169

    Email. iwansukmono@yahoo.com




    Jl. Dr. W. Sudirohusodo 712, Kembangan – Gresik 61161

    Telp & Fax. (031) 3951393

    Email. gki_gresik@yahoo.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 07:00

    Kebaktian P/R. 09:00


    Pdt. Gidyon

    Jl. Kalimantan 125, Perum. GKB. Gresik 61151

    Telp. (031)3957234; Mobile. 081330146153

    Email. gidyonbararada@yahoo.com




    Jl. Sulung Sekolahan 2A, Surabaya 60174

    Telp. (031) 3533836, 3539105; Fax. (031) 3534319

    Email. kantor.gkisulung@gmail.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 06:30

    Kebaktian II. 9:00

    Kebaktian II. 17:00

    Kebaktian P. 9:00

    Kebaktian R. 9:00


    Jl. Demak Jaya II/ 3-5, Surabaya

    Kebaktian I. 09.00

    Kebaktian R. 07.00


    Pdt. Nathanael Channing

    Jl. Parang Barong 11, Surabaya 60176

    Telp. (031) 3541258; Mobile. 081229918837

    Email. channing@indo.net.id, nathanael_channing@yahoo.com


    Pdt. Agustina Manik

    Jl. Sutorejo Utara IV/26, Surabaya 60113

    Telp. (031) 5934243; Mobile. 08123510354

    Email. manik.nina@gmail.com


    Pdt. Hero Guntoro

    Jl. Simorejo 18 no.9, Surabaya

    Telp. (031) 5454655; Mobile. 0817320927

    Email. hero_guntoro@yahoo.co.id


    Pdt. Ruth Retno Nuswantari

    Jl. R.P. Soenarjo Gondokusumo 18, Surabaya

    Telp. (031) 5325595; Mobile. 0818596542

    Email. rrn29357@gmail.com, rrn29357@yahoo.co.id


    Pnt. Soewandi Tedjo

    Jl. Donokerto IX/ 23,Surabaya 60141

    Telp. (031) 3763627; Mobile. 08155145069

    Email. gkiss@sby.dnet.net.id





Sekretariat: Jl. Taman Bendul Merisi Selatan 16, Surabaya 60239
Phone: (031) 8476738
Fax: -
Email : klasisbanyuwangi@yahoo.com

Nama Gereja/Jemaat


    Jln. Letjen Sutoyo Siswomiharjo 15, Banyuwangi 68416

    Telp. (0333) 423733

    Email. gki_banyuwangi@yahoo.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 06:30

    Kebaktian II. 17:30

    Kebaktian P/R. 08:30


    Pdt. Diah Noorani Kristanti

    Jl. Letjen.Sutoyo Siswomihardjo 19 Banyuwangi

    Telp. (0333) 421788; Mobile. 081328352925

    Email. diahnk@yahoo.com




    Jl. Yos Sudarso 147 B, Bondowoso 68212


    Jl. Letnan Sudiono 19/23, Bondowoso 68211

    Telp. (0332) 421287; Fax. (0332) 427001

    Email. gkibondowoso@gmail.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 06:00

    Kebaktian II. 16:30

    Kebaktian P/R. 09:00


    Pdt. Martin K. Nugroho

    Jl. Letnan Sudiono 19/23, Bondowoso 68211

    Telp. (0332) 421287; Fax. (0332) 427001; Mobile. 08112719388

    Email. martin.irma@gmail.com




    Jl. Sentot Prawirodirdjo 18, Jember 68133

    Telp & Fax. (0331) 482624

    Email. gkijember@yahoo.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 06:30

    Kebaktian II. 9:00


    Pdt. Djusianto

    Jl. Wisma Permai Tengah 11, Blok DD no. 5, Surabaya

    Telp. (031) 5922120; Mobile. 0818570098

    Email. djusianto@yahoo.com

    Calon Pendeta

    Pnt. Michael Santoso Wijaya




    Jl. Panglima Sudirman 23, Pasuruan 67115

    Telp & Fax. (0343) 421971

    Email. gkipasuruan@yahoo.com

    Jam Kebaktian

    Kebaktian I. 09:00

    Kebaktian P/R. 07:00


    Pdt. Untung Irwanto

    Jl. Panglima Sudirman 23, Pasuruan 67115

    Telp. (0343) 417439; Mobile. 08123434179

    Email. u_irwanto@yahoo.com