Colin, is a
Pioneer in Single Adult Ministry-for the Never Married and Formerly Married
- and the Divorce Recovery Movement in Australia.
He was a Member of the Pastoral
Care Team, serving as a
Hospital Chaplain, at the world renowned Peter
McCallum Cancer Institute and Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, while doing Supervised Clinical Pastoral Education.
He is a member of the NSW Clinical Pastoral Education Association.
Colin has ministered in 5
Churches in Victoria and New South Wales with varying membership sizes of
50, 100, 150, 500 members across four congregations where 4 morning and
three evening services were conducted, and thousands of members across many
congregations of Wesley Mission Sydney, and has accumulated extensive experience
in Young Adult, Youth, Singles, Ministry to Single Again Men and Women,
Volunteer Leadership and Management since 1978...His very extensive Welfare,
Community, and Church experience, also includes the Leadership, Management,
Recruitment, Interviewing, Deployment, Follow Up, Recognition, Counselling
and Pastoral Care of up to 2,500 Volunteers across hundreds of Caring Aged Centres,
Retirement Villages, Disability Services, Home Care, Services for the
Homeless, Community Services, many multi-cultural Church Congregations
and Ministries of Wesley Mission Sydney-the largest Church and
Christian Welfare Organisation in Australia; and the largest City based
Church in the world.
He has Highly Developed
and Superior Leadership, Counselling, Pastoral Care and Organisational Skills, and is Committed to Excellence and Quality...
Colin is a Life Long Learner ... He has overcome a number of major
obstacles in his life with courage, a sense of humour, determination and persistence, and
has learned just as much from his failures, hurts and setbacks in life than from many
positive significant successes...
His Inspirational story, of how he has overcome personal
adversities, has touched the lives of
many thousands of people, both throughout Australia and in the USA...
He enjoys relationships,
entertaining, reading, AFL Football, Basketball, chess, cards, numeracy,
fishing and boating, public speaking, organising Conferences and being a
His Life Mission is to "Live
with Purpose and Make A Difference."