Who we are

As the people of God we want to know Christ Jesus better and see Him made known throughout the world.

Please join us on Sundays

8 am – a more traditional (prayer book) style service

10 am – Family church with programs for kids starting at 9:45 am

6 pm – Contemporary style evening church (StAidans@6 on Facebook).

St Aidan’s staff team


2016: [left to right] Dan, James W, Greg, James B, Rachel, Mat, Liz & Anna

Mat Yeo

Mat has been our Senior Pastor since 2003, he is married to Sarah and they have 5 children.  Mat’s hobbies include playing with the kids (that takes up most free time), fishing, and exercise (hopefully).  Mat has primary responsibility for 8 am church.

Greg Ball

Greg is our Senior Associate Minister, primarily responsible for pastoring and teaching 10 am church and the children’s programs.  He is married to Michelle and they have 4 children. Greg enjoys cricket, cycling and hanging out with the family.

James Barnett

James is our Assistant Minister, primarily responsible for pastoring and teaching 6 pm church, young adults and the youth leadership team (Crest).  He is married to Alisa and they have 2 young children.  James enjoys cricket and martial arts as well as gaming.

James West

James continues with the team in 2017 as a trainee minister, part-time.

Emily Lane

Emily is a student minister, currently training at Moore Theological College.

Anna Nelson

Anna is our administrator, mainly looking after the newsletters; contact list; and website.  Anna is married to Dave and enjoys movies, music, craft & design projects … and cats (though they only have one).

Looking outside St Aidan’s

Along with the events and programs we run at St Aidan’s, we support mission in Australia and around the world through prayer, financial and practical support. Some examples of groups we support are listed below (this is not conclusive as needs arise throughout the year).

Within Australia

  • Anglicare
  • the Bible Society
  • Bush Church Aid
  • Cancer patients at St George and Sutherland hospitals and NSW Cancer Council
  • City Bible Forum
  • Colleges: Moore Theological, Sydney Missionary & Bible, Mary Andrew’s and Anglican Youthworks.
  • EUFOCUS at Sydney University (international students)
  • Evangelism Ministries
  • Good Shepherd church at Greenacre
  • Overcomers Outreach
  • School Scripture Boards (Hurstville & Penshurst)
  • Simple Love (groceries for asylum seekers)

Around the world

  • Missionaries in Argentina, Ecuador, Spain, Nepal, Lesotho and Thailand (CMS, Pioneers, Reach Out, Christian Surfers, AIM, SIM)
  • Anglican Aid
  • Samaritan’s Purse
  • Tear
  • World Vision

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