Our Church Team
the reverend Deborah bird
Parish of Toowoomba St James
Priest responsible for
St Anne’s Anglican Church, Highfields
Deb usually leads services at St Anne’s and is responsible for ministry and pastoral care in the Highfields area. Deb can usually be found working from St Anne’s office most Wednesdays and Thursdays and at the St James Parish Centre in Toowoomba on Fridays.
Deb is a passionate advocate for social justice, the arts, and affirming community.
Phone 0457 519 899 (Mondays off)
the venerable mark carlyon
Rector - Parish of Toowoomba St James
Archdeacon of the Downs
As Rector, Mark is responsible for the whole Parish of Toowoomba St James. He usually leads worship services in Toowoomba, and occasionally in Highfields. Mark's office is at the Parish Centre in Toowoomba.
As Archdeacon, Mark also has responsibilities for Anglican churches across the Darling Downs region. His day off is Monday.
Phone 07 4639 1858 (Mondays off)
reverend GARTH SHAW
reverend alf gerlach
reverend beverley thorogood
reverend john pryce-davies
reverend matthew weatherley
The Wardens are lay people who help with the management of the Church
Rod brightman margaret Head Reid mortensen sandy whybird
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