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Christine McGowan

Senior Pastor Mon/Tues/Thurs

Chris has been part of the pastoral team here at West Ryde since August 2010 and elected to the role of Senior Pastor in August 2017.  She’s married to Rob, a fire-fighter and they have 4 great adult children. Chris enjoys spending time with people and loves being outside whether in the garden, walking in the bush or running … Read More

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David Um

Student Pastor - Mon

David became a follower of Jesus from age 15 and grew in the Lord through God’s grace in Korea. Since arriving in Australia in 2008, he has led English worship services for 7 years and evangelized many nonbelievers. Previously he studied in his native language (Korean) and gained a B.A and a M.Div. in theology. And he is now … Read More

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Cassandra Falson

Admin & Communications Tues/Thurs

Cassandra is married to Mark and has two adult children and a teenager. Cassandra has been a part of the West Ryde team in a part-time capacity since 2008. She enjoys helping to lighten the load of the pastors through her admin & communications role. She enjoys greeting all who pass by her office but is often 'in the zone' - … Read More

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