About TOMS

We Believe

God is calling TOGETHER disciples for himself through the Gospel of Christ.
1 Corinthians 1:9, 24-30
1 Corinthians 12:4-7, 12, 18-20

We are prayerfully Planning to

MATURE people as faithful followers of Jesus, through the Word of God.
Matthew 28:16-20

With the Result that under God

TOMS will be multiplying disciple-making disciples who are:

Pursuing MATURE-ity in Christ (Colossians 1:28-29, 2:6-7)

SERVE-ing one another in love (Mark 10:42-45, 2 Cor 5:14-15)

Active in OUTREACH to their communities and beyond (Matthew 9:35-38)

Colossians 1:9-14

Vision 2022

TOMS Anglican Churches is a group of four evangelical, Bible-based churches in western Sydney. We are a dynamic group of Christians from all walks of life who are focused on making Christ known to the thousands of people who live around us in Cranebrook, Castlereagh, Jordan Springs and Ropes Crossing. We are committed to teaching the Bible, and doing so with an emphasis on outreach and service as together we mature in following the Lord Jesus.

Our church consists of much more than a sermon though, and we'd love to have you join us in person. Please visit the contact page for contact details and a map.

Longing for Salvation

Romans 3:10-18
24 February 2019
Toby Campbell
Genesis 3:8-13
Romans 7:24-25
Ephesians 3:20-21
24 February 2019
Al McCallum

Longing for Freedom

Genesis 3:2-7
18 February 2019
Toby Campbell
Genesis 3:2-7
Genesis 3:8-24
17 February 2019
Adam Taylor

Longing for Meaning

Genesis 1:26-31
Psalm 104:24-31
Adam Taylor

Meet our team

Adam Taylor

Senior Minister
Adam is married to Samantha and they have three fabulous daughters. The numbers are against him for family movie night and potential camping holidays, but Brooklyn Nine Nine is a fun meeting place. Before training for full-time ministry Adam enjoyed four years as a high school maths teacher. Nowadays the maths is increasingly valuable on the golf course! Adam likes time together with his family and chilling with friends, cheering on the Giants, pulling his hair out over the Wests Tigers, watching Netflix at the end of the day with Sam and has trouble resisting anything sweet. Above all Adam loves learning from and teaching others about the Master Teacher – Jesus Christ, who he has known as his Lord and Saviour since he was 15. Adam has been the Senior Minister at TOMS since 2010, having previously served as an Assistant Minister at West Pennant Hills and Liverpool.

Jim South

Assistant Minister
Jim began ordained ministry in Manly at the end of 1967 and married Ann the following year. After serving in various parishes he spent 33 years of ministry as Senior Minister at St Paul’s Emu Plains, from where he retired at the end of 2006. He and Ann moved house and joined the TOMS family. Jim is active in Bible teaching and has taken on responsibility for the Safe Ministry and Child Protection provisions for the parish. Ann is involved with women’s ministry and has a mentoring role with ministry wives which is wider than the parish.

Toby Campbell

Associate Minister

Toby loves talking with people about Jesus, especially about why Jesus’ death and resurrection are so important. He is married to Carolyn and they have three daughters and a son. Toby likes AFL, camping, making music, reading and solving puzzles. Serving at TOMS since 2014, he has previously been involved in ministry at Redfern and Engadine.

James Vigar

Youth and Families Minister

James grew up thinking a lot about 'Why are we here?' and was scared about life after death. That radically changed when he heard Philippians 1:21 preached and understood the gospel for the first time during High School. Since then he has been living and training to share that great news with anyone else who will hear. That led him to become a Primary School Teacher and go to Bible College where he met his wonderful wife Sarah. He joined TOMS as the Youth and Families Minister at the start of 2020 seeking to teach the gospel to Kids & Youth and train them for a lifetime of knowing Jesus as their King. In his spare time, he enjoys eating anything his wife Sarah cooks, listening to quality music, reading and playing video games. He has previous been involved in ministry in South-West Sydney and Sutherland.

Missionaries

Chris Overhall

Missionary
Chris and his wife, Stef, grew up in Sydney and have served on the ministry teams at TOMS Anglican Church and Jannali Anglican Church. They seek to grow God’s kingdom through training Christians using the MOCLAM courses. Chris teaches MOCLAM courses to university students and Stef is involved with women at their church. Chris and Stef Overhall (with their children Eliot, Theo and Nate) moved to Santiago, Chile in early 2018. To email the Overhall family or to receive their prayer points, use this link to visit their page on the CMS site.

Steven Parker

Missionary
Stephen and his wife Paula (with their children Anna, Timothy and Daniel) are currently serving as missionaries in Ukarumpa in the Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea since 2015. Stephen works as a helicopter maintenance engineer and also helps maintain the Ukarumpa centre power system. Paula has a part-time teaching role at the Ukarumpa International School, Primary Campus To email the Parker family or to receive their prayer points, follow this link to Wycliffe Australia.

Mike Taylor

Missionary
Mike and Katie teach the Bible and train Tanzanian church leaders in character, ministry skills and knowledge of Christ, so that the leaders can equip God’s people for works of service and sharing the gospel. They began their missionary work in Tanzania in 2010 in partnership with the Christian Missionary Society (CMS) and are currently located in Arusha, Tanzania, Africa. To email the Taylor family or to receive their prayer points, follow this link to visit their page on the CMS site.

Cameron Howard

Missionary
Cameron and his wife Kimberley are Penrith locals. He proclaims Jesus Christ to students at Western Sydney University (Kingswood). Cameron serves in partnership with the Australian Fellowship of Evangelical Students (AFES) and local churches like TOMS.

James & Brittany Daymond

Missionary
James and Brittany Daymond moved to Narromine in February 2017 to engage in an evangelistic ministry. James will partner with Phil Howes, the Rector of the Narromine and Trangie Anglican Church, to share the gospel and connect new believers to the local church. They hope in time to extend this ministry throughout central western New South Wales. Previously, James was the Evangelism Minister at St Clement’s Anglican Church, Mosman in Sydney and Brittany was the Contemporary Music Coordinator and Children’s Ministry Assistant there. To email the Daymonds or to receive their prayer points, visit the Bush Church Aid website here.