Ministry Staff

Senior Minister: Adam Taylor

Adam and Sam TaylorAdam joined TOMS Anglican Churches as the Senior Minister at the beginning of 2010, having previously worked as an Assistant Minister at West Pennant Hills and Liverpool. He is married to Samantha with whom he shares an addiction to The West Wing, chocolate and their three gorgeous girls Olivia, Annalise and Isabella.

Before training for full-time ministry Adam enjoyed four years as a high school maths teacher. Nowadays the maths is becoming increasingly valuable on the golf course! Above all Adam loves learning from and teaching others about the Master Teacher – Jesus Christ, who he has known as his Lord and Saviour for 22 years.

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Associate Minister: Toby Campbell

Toby and Carolyn CampbellToby loves talking to people about Jesus and helping them see the importance of his death on the cross and resurrection. He is married to Carolyn and they have three daughters – Hannah, Adelaide and Rose.

Toby likes AFL, camping, playing guitar, reading and solving puzzles. Serving at TOMS since the beginning of 2014, he has previously been involved in ministry at Redfern and Engadine.

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Youth and Families Minister: Josh Goscombe

Josh GoscombeJosh joined TOMS at the start of 2013 after living in North West Australia (near ‘Red Dog’!) for four years with his family. He finished school in 2011 and his studies at Youthworks College in 2015.

After becoming a Christian as a child through hearing the gospel from his parents and many faithful Sunday School and Youth Group leaders, he is now super passionate about sharing that gospel with young people everywhere and seeing them enjoy the same privilege he had of knowing Jesus from such a young age. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to music, playing any kind of sport, and watching movies – preferably kids’ ones!

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Children’s Minister: Larissa Goscombe

Larissa GoscombeLarissa grew up in and was trained at St George North where she had a positive experience of kids ministry, and great people pointing her to Jesus. Having loved Jesus since birth, she has always wanted to teach kids about Him. Her favourite part is making God exciting and relevant to children!

In 2016, Larissa married Josh, moved to TOMS, and completed her theological studies.

She enjoys family, friends, surfing, crochet, running, tap dancing and playing drums.

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Assistant Minister: Jim South

Jim and Ann SouthJim 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.

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