Paid ministry team

All our members are encouraged to minister and serve in the church. The paid ministry team are here to equip the saints for works of service.

Joshua KuswadiRector – Joshua Kuswadi

Joshua is married to Joanna and they have three kids (Tom, Sophie and Christian). He loves the opportunity to teach others what he’s been learning from the Bible. Before moving to Darwin in July 2013, he was an assistant minister at St Matthias, Centennial Park in Sydney. He also has a passion for supporting ministries beyond the local parish and previously was involved with the Church Missionary Society (CMS).

He loves exploring more of the city of Darwin, working out what makes it tick and meeting people from all over the world and Australia who call this city home.

Day off: Friday

Bruce ChapmanYouth ministry – Bruce Chapman

Bruce is married to Jodi and they have four children. He is part time at St Peter’s and part time in the broader NT Anglican Diocese.

At St Peter’s, Bruce has pastoral oversight of the youth. He has a variety of preaching and teaching roles both within and outside the church.

The Bush Church Aid Society of Australia (BCA) funds his work as the NT Anglican Diocese Youth Minister. In this capacity Bruce travels throughout the Northern Territory to encourage and build up youth and leaders.

Day off: Monday

Annette SimpkinsChildrens ministry resourcer – Annette Simpkins (part time)

Annette helps resource and support teachers and assistants in various activities involving children. She is passionate to see little ones grow in their knowledge and love for Jesus. She also teaches Scripture in various schools.

Annette is married to Glen who is the director of Scripture Union NT.

Part time.




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