Holy Covenant Anglican Church

Ministry Team
The Ven Dr Wayne Brighton

Our Rector 

Wayne is a leader who believes that God’s Kingdom grows best through local churches that value justice, love mercy and are eager to see God’s grace break through in surprising ways.

He is the Archdeacon for Chaplaincy and a member of the Diocese’s Public Issues Commission. He is currently a member of General Synod’s Mission and Ministry Commission and involved the NSW Civil Chaplaincy Advisory Committee and formerly the chairperson of ACT Pastoral Care Council.

Wayne completed his PhD in 2014 which examined the cultural challenges associated with innovation in a variety of church settings. His initial theological education was done in Canada at Regent College, Vancouver. He loves snowboarding and is passionate about everyday discipleship.

Our Parish

Ministry Team

Revd Anne Dudzinski

Honorary Priest

Anne is currently taking services in Kangara Waters and Calvary Nursing Home in the parish and assisting in other ways with pastoral care.

She served as deacon in 1989 at Kambah and became deacon-in–charge in 1991 for the Tumbarumba Parish. Priested in 1992, she also had a prison ministry there. She has served as chaplain to Brindabella Gardens and Ginninderra Gardens and rector of Berridale and Snowy Mountains. The latter included chaplain to the ski resorts and to the Grammar School in Jindabyne.

She loves inclusive worship, the snow, books and gardens and is involved with her young grandsons.

Revd Connie Gerrity

Honorary Priest

Connie is a retired priest who leads worship and provides pastoral care to many across our congregation.

Venerable Emeritus Anne Ranse OAM

Holistic Care Nursing Ministries

The Venerable Emeritus Anne Ranse OAM RN is the chaplain to the parish’s Holistic Care Nursing Ministry. This ministry cares for the elderly, isolated and housebound in the community by providing social activities, community events and assistance to enable people to stay in their own home for as long as possible.

Anne was ordained a permanent deacon in the Diocese on Ascension day, 24 May 1998. Prior to ordination and raising a family she Anne was a hospital trained nurse, qualifying in General Nursing at Goulburn Base Hospital and Midwifery at Royal North Shore, Sydney. She worked as a Missionary Nurse in the outback with Bush Church Aid Society at Coober Pedy in South Australia and the Presbyterian Board of Missions in the remote and isolated Pitjantjatjara Aboriginal Community of Ernabella in the Musgrave Ranges of South Australia. She continues to raise the profile of the diaconate in the Diocese and around Australia.

 

Ministry Team

Children & Young Adults

Wendy

Children’s Ministry

Celeste

Youth Group

Dougal

Youth Group

Remus

Youth Group