Rev Richard Tavender is an Ordained Baptist Minister who has served in several ministries since 1987. These include:
" 11 years in Associate Pastoral roles in Toongabbie, Chatswood, Bowral, Mayfield and Pennant Hills
" 15 years in full time School ministry involving Christian Education and Pastoral Care.
" 5 years in Pastoral Care / Chaplaincy ministry with Hammond Care focusing on Palliative Care and Dementia Care.
Richard has formal qualifications in Theology, Ministry, Pastoral Care, Counselling and Training. He is married with two adult children.
Richard is committed to serving Christ in His world. This means that he is comfortable ministering to people of all backgrounds within and beyond the services of the Church. His motivation for faith and ministry comes from an appreciation of the love and Grace of God. This motivation is identified in the writings of the Apostle Paul…
May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all……..2 Corinthians 13:14 NIV