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We love caring for your children

We’re honoured to work at BCC, as we support and nurture your children to grow up into Christ.

 

Our deep hope is to see young people thriving in all areas of their life as they discover deep relationship with Jesus, meaningful connection with their peers, and stimulating learning that sparks their imagination. Our experienced, Christian staff know what it takes to deliver a rich educational experience all whilst caring deeply for students through a robust wellbeing framework.

Mrs Thomas, Bronwyn Thomas
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Thomas

Mrs Donaldson, Kate Donaldson
7-12 Creative Arts Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs Donaldson

Mr Donaldson, Brent Donaldson
Stage 5 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Donaldson

Mrs Neale, Sophie Neale
Primary Teacher

Mrs Neale

Mrs Walters, bcc nicole walters 2770
Learning Enrichment Coordinator

Mrs Walters

Mr Prozinski, Ben
Secondary Teacher

Mr Prozinski

Mrs Scoular, Rochelle
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Scoular

Mrs Burgess, maisy 2
Primary Teacher

Mrs Burgess

Mrs Eastaway, Bev
Accounts Payable

Mrs Eastaway

Mrs Ioannides, Laura 3
Administration Assistant

Mrs Ioannides

Mrs Gray, Anna G
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gray

Miss Shield, Emily Prop
Secondary Teacher

Miss Shield

Mrs Gill, celeste
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gill

Mrs Bernard, DSC 9593
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Bernard

Mrs Henningham, Katrina 2
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Henningham

Mrs Gilkison, new staff
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gilkison

Mrs Melbourne, catherine
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Melbourne

Mrs de Jager, Portrait Gerdi DeJager 500x500 1
Mathematics Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs de Jager

Mrs Cooper, Portrait Emily Cooper 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Cooper

Mrs Chesterfield, Portrait Suzie Chesterfield 500x500 1
Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Chesterfield

Miss Crawford, Portrait Amy Crawford 500x500 1
Primary Teacher

Miss Crawford

Mr Laurie, Portrait Stephan Laurie 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mr Laurie

Mrs Smith, Portrait Michelle Smith 500x500 1
Beginners Teacher / Play group coordinator

Mrs Smith

Mrs Richards, Portrait Philippa Richards 500x500 1
Primary Teacher

Mrs Richards

Miss West, Portrait Alison West 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss West

Mr Helliwell, Portrait Edward Helliwell 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Helliwell

Mrs McLean, Portrait Reyanne McLean 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs McLean

Mrs Prozinski, Portrait Danielle Prozinski 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Prozinski

Mr Peters, Portrait Jordan Peters 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mr Peters

Mrs Bonsor, Portrait Victoria Bonsor 500x500 1
Stage 6 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs Bonsor

Mr Henningham, Portrait Craig Henningham 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Henningham

Mrs O'Regan, Portrait Alla ORegan 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mrs O’Regan

Mr Brown, Portrait Simon Brown 500x500 1
Marketing & Content Manager

Mr Brown

Miss Dooley, Portait Kim Dooley 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss Dooley

Mrs du Toit, Portrait Amy Du Toit 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs du Toit

Mrs Fackler, Portrait Natalie Fackler 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs Fackler

Miss Baartz, Portrait Abby Baartz 500x500 1
PRIMARY TEACHER

Miss Baartz

Mrs Morris, Portrait Sarah Morris 500x500 1
PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Morris

Mr Macintyre, Portrait Lachlan Macintyre
Science Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Macintyre

Mr Fricker,
COLLEGE CHAPLAIN

Mr Fricker

Miss van Coller, Portrait Angelique van
SECONDARY TEACHER

Miss van Coller

Mr Hahn,
SPORTS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Mr Hahn

Mrs Park,
SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Park

Mrs du Plessis,
FOOD TECH AIDE

Mrs du Plessis

Mr Chatburn,
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Chatburn

Mrs Haynes, Portrait Mirium Haynes 500x500 1
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs Haynes

Mr Roussos, Portrait Elijah Roussos 500x500 1
PRIMARY TEACHER

Mr Roussos

Mr Giltrap,
SECONDARY TEACHER

Mr Giltrap

Mrs Pearson,
PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Pearson

Ms Durnin,
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Ms Durnin

Mrs Ferguson,
SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Ferguson

Mrs Newland, Portrait Kylie Newland 500x500 1
PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Newland

Mr Hutton,
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Hutton

Mr Shane Smith,
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Shane Smith

Miss Mikaela Meaney,
LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss Mikaela Meaney

Mrs Haggerston, Portrait Hannah Haggerston 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Haggerston

Mr Pearson, DSC 4699
Primary Teacher

Mr Pearson

Mrs Boyce, Boyce Rachelle
Primary Teacher

Mrs Boyce

Mr Lowth, Lowth Adam
ICT Manager

Mr Lowth

Mrs Melcum, Melcum Sally
Administration Assistant

Mrs Melcum

Mr Barnes, Barnes Paul
HSIE Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Barnes

Mrs Lumley, Lumley Karen
Learning Enrichment Teacher

Mrs Lumley

Mrs Stewart, Stewart Naomi
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Stewart

Ms Knott, Knott Teena 1
College Registrar

Ms Knott

Mrs Sanchez, Sanchez Trudi
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Sanchez

Mrs McNamara, McNamara Tralee 1
Beginners Teacher

Mrs McNamara

Mr Gray, Gray David
Director of Mission & Community

Mr Gray

Mrs Paardekooper, Paardekooper Deborah
Administration Assistant

Mrs Paardekooper

Mrs Osborn, Osborn Louise
Teacher Librarian

Mrs Osborn

Mr Cameron, Alex Cameron
Head of Secondary

Mr Cameron

Mr Stafford, Stafford
Primary Teacher

Mr Stafford

Ms Gialouris, Gialouris Sophie
Beginners Teaching Aide

Ms Gialouris

Mrs Carter, Carter Susan
Secondary Teacher/Careers Advisor/VET Coordinator

Mrs Carter

Mr Sanchez, Sanchez Cain
TAS Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Sanchez

Mrs McGufficke, McGufficke Alison
Primary Instructional Leader

Mrs McGufficke

Mr Town, Town Douglas
Teaching Assistant

Mr Town

Mrs Stewart, Stewart Selina
Primary Stage Leader B - 2 / Primary Teacher

Mrs Stewart

Mrs Potapczyk, Potapczyk Nyssa
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Potapczyk

Mr Melcum, Melcum Philip
Stage 4 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Melcum

Mrs McLennan, McLennan Emma
Primary Teacher

Mrs McLennan

Ms Sopher, Sopher Sharon
Principal

Ms Sopher

Mr Urane, Portrait Ross Urane 500x500 1
Secondary Teacher

Mr Urane

Mrs Urane, Urane Emma
Primary Teacher

Mrs Urane

Mr Hall, Hall Mark
PDHPE Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Hall

Mrs Christie, Christie Narelle
Library Assistant

Mrs Christie

Mrs Horton, Horton Debbie
Primary Teacher

Mrs Horton

Mrs McDonald, Portrait Leisa McDonald 500x500 1
Primary Teacher

Mrs McDonald

Mr Gribble, Gribble Hayden
ICT

Mr Gribble

Mrs MacPherson, MacPherson Teresa
Secondary Teacher

Mrs MacPherson

Mrs Fryer, Fryer Sue
Primary Teacher

Mrs Fryer

Mrs Ferreira, Ferreira Janine
SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Ferreira

Mr Campbell, Campbell Rodney
Secondary Teacher

Mr Campbell

Mrs Evans, Evans Kathryn
Administration Assistant

Mrs Evans

Mrs Robins, Robins Brooke
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Robins

Ms Newton, Newton Sarah
Learning Enrichment Teacher

Ms Newton

Mrs Roberts, Roberts Liz
College Counsellor

Mrs Roberts

Mrs Vine, Gail Vine
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Vine

Mrs Grew, Portrait Jessica Grew 500x500 1
Primary Teacher

Mrs Grew

Mr Robins, Robins Ben
Primary Sport Coordinator / Secondary Teacher

Mr Robins

Mr Miller, Miller Nathaniel
7-12 Head of Wellbeing / Secondary Teacher

Mr Miller

Mr Stewart, Stewart Christopher1
Head of Primary Primary

Mr Stewart

Mrs Turner, Turner Kirsty
Primary Teacher

Mrs Turner

Mr Mazzantini, Mazzantini Gianni
Teaching Assistant

Mr Mazzantini

Mr Watts, Watts Alan
Primary Stage Leader 3 - 6 / Teacher

Mr Watts

Mrs Cameron, Cameron Elizabeth
Secondary Teacher

Mrs Cameron

Mrs Burgess, Burgess Fiona
Executive Assistant / Community & Events Coordinator

Mrs Burgess

Mrs Mazzantini, Mazzantini Michelle
Assistant Business Manager

Mrs Mazzantini

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Thomas

What is my prop all about?

I love to read and dream about travel.

What church ministries excite me?

I love being involved in small group ministry, seeing people dig into the Bible and grow in their faith and godliness.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A good book or enjoying the company of family and friends around food.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The freedom to teach science in a way that points to the awesomeness of the Creator.

7-12 Creative Arts Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs Donaldson

What is my prop all about?

I have a love for both sports, in particular water polo, and renovating houses.

What church ministries excite me?

I am excited when God’s word is clearly and accurately presented with enthusiasm, either through a sermon, music, theatre or through simple fellowship.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Chilling at the beach, in a pool, or just outside doing something fun.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Being able to work with like minded Christians, collectively raising up future leaders that are capable of thinking critically and creativity, with a moral and spiritual understanding of who they are in Christ.

Stage 5 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Donaldson

What is my prop all about?

I love to explore, whether in my car or on foot. Not only new places but areas I have visited many times before. You always need your sunglasses when you are “out and about”.

What church ministries excite me?

Worship team because of the strong connection this ministry can facilitate.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Relaxing with my family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Everyone is so friendly and welcoming.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Neale

What is my prop all about?

I absolutely love essential oils! I have enjoyed learning about all their awesome benefits and experimenting with different mixes of oils in my diffuser. I have 2 at home and 1 in the classroom – woo! I love making little concoctions for different situations and have them on me all the time. My favourite at home blend is Easy Air, Lavender and Lime (smells like a beautiful clean house)!

What church ministries excite me?

I love my HopeUC kids junior team! I get to hang out with 0-5 year old’s every second Sunday and teach them about how much God loves them and how awesome He is! It really warms my heart hearing our kids worship God (may even get a little tear). I love our kids at church because they are such creative and amazing kids with wild imaginations, I know our future is in safe hands.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a book at the beach.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people!

Learning Enrichment Coordinator

Mrs Walters

What is my prop all about?

I have so many loves that it was difficult to narrow one down for my prop shot. My image demonstrates my passion for serving others, including cooking for family and friends. 

What church ministries excite me?

Serving on the Pastoral Care Leadership Team brings me much joy. I also assist my husband in coordinating the Northies Community Carols where I find such blessings being present when people hear the message for the first time.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

An afternoon filled with joy includes cooking, spending time with my 4 children and bushwalking near my home with my husband and dogs.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

My colleagues are incredible! I love working at BCC, where everyone builds each other up in Christ. It is such a blessing to have the responsibility of guiding young lives in a strong Christian environment.

Secondary Teacher

Mr Prozinski

What is my prop all about?

I love all sports in general, but I’m a big Ice Hockey fan. Go Caps!

What church ministries excite me?

I love being involved in music ministry and youth work.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Anything that involves good food and good company! I love taking the dogs to Redhead beach with my wife.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Being a part of a team who is committed to raising up young men and women in Christ.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Scoular

What is my prop all about?

I love to swim. I find being in water very calming and swimming laps always helps to clear my mind.

What church ministries excite me?

I love our weekly growth groups where we get to do life together and mature in our knowledge and faith. I also love welcoming new people to church through helping them feel comfortable and connected.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lying in my hammock reading, going for a swim or going for a walk at the beach.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with a staff that are passionate about sharing Jesus and seeing the students succeed in whatever area excites them.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Burgess

What is my prop all about?

I have two props! Both of these items represent two different parts of my personality. My wakeboard represents my love of adventure, summer and spending time with my fiancé on or by the water. The shopping bag represents my more girly side…shopping, getting dressed up and catching up over coffee with my girlfriends.

What church ministries excite me?

Anything to do with people and community. My church recently started running ‘Table’ groups where we gather around a good meal and even better company. I also LOVE getting involved in setting up our Christmas service. There is something so magical about that time of year.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A lazy afternoon for me involves a comfy place to sit, a good TV series, a cup of tea and a snack…or two.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Our BCC family! The kids and the staff make this place the wonderful school that it is.

Accounts Payable

Mrs Eastaway

What is my prop all about?

I love to read, watch a good murder mystery and a have lovely cup of tea.

What church ministries excite me?

I love having a group of Christians at my home sitting around the table fellowshipping and enjoying a meal, which is real communion.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Having a walk on the beach with my husband, followed by a cup of tea and a leisurely chat with friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people at BCC are awesome, they are warm and friendly and the heart of the College is to live an authentic Christian life.

Administration Assistant

Mrs Ioannides

What is my prop all about?

I like discovering simple things to hold dear, especially natural treasures; the memories and stories that go with them especially from the ocean. To me the water, beach in particular, is a sensory delight and I enjoy seeing my children grow to cherish time in it and all the blessings it brings. To me, the ocean is like being welcomed home by God; delighting in His creative wonder and also holding a reverent fear thinking of His vastness. I enjoy getting to know others and things you treasure.

What church ministries excite me?

Caring for people, hospitality & prayer.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

We like to be busy. My favourite way to relax is by being by the water usually enjoying the beach, sailing or swimming with my family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people are so friendly and lovely. Very encouraging work community. The staff are really united & passionate about supporting others to grow in Christ.

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gray

What is my prop all about?

I love plants! One of my favourite things to do in my spare time is spend time in my garden. I also have a collection of indoor plants that I love looking after too.

What church ministries excite me?

Leading a bible study. It’s such a privilege to open God’s word every week with a group of women from my church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I love pottering around the house and gardening. We have been renovating our house for a while so there is always a job to do!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

BCC is a special place. I love working with staff who have a shared vision. There is so much care for the students, they go above and beyond for them.

Secondary Teacher

Miss Shield

What is my prop all about?

I love a good cup of tea, taking time to slow down and relax.

What church ministries excite me?

Worship Music and Teens/Youth Ministry.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Playing the piano, crafting and sewing, reading a good book, watching a movie or TV series. 

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people!

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gill

What is my prop all about?

I’m a massive F.R.I.E.N.D.S nerd.

What church ministries excite me?

Youth Ministry.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I used to love a good afternoon post lunch nap, before I had my babies…

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The Learning Enrichment team is like a second family. Quality, Godly people.

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Bernard

What is my prop all about?

A photo of my family laughing together at the beach – they bring me such joy & surround me in love. And Books. I love reading and learning, there is always a pile of books waiting to be finished!

What church ministries excite me?

Any ministry where people are growing together in the knowledge and love of Jesus, whether it be young children singing about our Great Big God or small groups encouraging one another as they fellowship and open God’s word together.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A good movie with my family, getting lost in a great novel or a walk by the water (beach or lake, we are so blessed here in Lake Mac!)

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people! I love seeing children enjoy learning & light up when they really ‘get it’.

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Henningham

What is my prop all about?

My prop is my portion of a team award. It represents working together to create excellent outcomes within the support team and for the young people whose Christian lives and educational journey we encourage and support.

What church ministries excite me?

I love worship – the expertise & passion of our musicians and singers encourage me to “give of my best” in worship and in everything I do in life.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I love reading, I love doing all different kinds of puzzles and I love planning road trips both here in Australia and in “my other home country” England. All of these constitute relaxation for me.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people I am blessed to work alongside – everyone is so supportive of each other and of the young people with whom we work.

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Gilkison

What is my prop all about?

My children’s favourite book. Having two little ones, my world is very kid-focused and I love it!

What church ministries excite me?

I love our Creche ministry and connecting with people by serving in the church cafe.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Watching Netflix or walking my kids down to the park.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Helping our kids to succeed!

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Melbourne

What is my prop all about?

I love spending time outdoors in the garden, especially working on the veggie garden, and I also love opportunities to be creative in lots of different ways – some of my favourites include cooking, anything DIY and anything arty/crafty!

What church ministries excite me?

I love people so I love serving in hospitality, especially welcoming new visitors, and I love sharing about Jesus with our young people in kids ministry.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

With two active young kids, lazy afternoons are currently a distant memory! But if I had the chance I’d love to go out for a long lunch and then sit and listen to some live music in an outdoor venue, or hang out at the beach with family and friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Having the freedom to share about our faith with the student, and working with great people who have a heart for kids and the Kingdom.

Mathematics Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs de Jager

What is my prop all about?

My prop is a Bluey Puzzle. Firstly, I secretly love to watch Bluey with my kids and regularly find myself watching it alone. Secondly, I love solving the complex puzzles of life and ponder about the meaning of things.

What church ministries excite me?

Being part of God’s Kingdom I love mission trips and serving others.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Spending time with my family, going to the beach, eating sushi, watching a crime documentary or reality show, baking a cake, drinking good coffee and reading a self-help book.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people and lovely Principal.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Cooper

What is my prop all about?

‘Millie’ is my four-year-old Border Collie and is one of my fur-children! She embodies my love for animals and farms! She also trains in Agility!

What church ministries excite me?

I LOVE service ministries such as STORMCO or overseas mission trips!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A lazy afternoon depends on the season for me! In Summer, I enjoy a lazy afternoon at the beach with a friend. In Winter, I love being curled up on the couch with my border collies drinking a hot chocolate and reading a good book!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The relational community! It is clear that all staff genuinely care about all students!

Learning Enrichment Aide

Mrs Chesterfield

What is my prop all about?

I love being active and adventurous: bike riding, skiing, bush walking, swimming, sky diving (only twice) and travelling.

What church ministries excite me?

I love seeing people come to know Jesus as their Lord and Saviour and grow in their love for him. I love leading people through a course such as Christianity Explored and meeting with them to read the Bible to encourage them to keep growing in their faith.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a book sipping a hot chocolate.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Being part of a great Christian community that seeks to grow kids up into Christ.

Primary Teacher

Miss Crawford

What is my prop all about?

Sunflowers depict my bright and happy personality and remind me to live life in thankfulness.

What church ministries excite me?

Singing songs of praises with the worship team.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Browsing for bargains whether online or in person.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Is the welcoming and loving support of all staff.

Secondary Teacher

Mr Laurie

What is my prop all about?

I really enjoy my sport, especially football (soccer). I’ve played, refereed, coached and watched many a game of football and now I particularly enjoy playing in the backyard with my two year old.

What church ministries excite me?

Kids ministry. It’s awesome playing a small part in their lives as they learn more about Jesus.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Relaxing at home with my family. It could be watching a kid’s movie we’ve seen 7 times before or maybe playing creative games in the backyard where I have to do very little running.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The friendly, respectful and supportive atmosphere from the moment you enter the school gates.

Beginners Teacher / Play group coordinator

Mrs Smith

What is my prop all about?

I love vintage fashion and polka dots. Hence the outfit (which I would never wear together by the way)! I have so many polka dot pieces in my wardrobe. The machine I am holding is a Scan n Cut which is a paper cutting machine. This represents my love of all things paper crafting – scrap booking, cards, invitations and especially teaching resources.

What church ministries excite me?

I love to worship in church, at home and anywhere really. (Sorry if you hear me, not so tuneful, but I make a joyful noise!) I enjoy children’s ministry too as I just love to see children respond to Jesus.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

What’s that? I find it really difficult to stop doing ‘things’ 🙂

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I love being part of the beautiful Christian community we have here! It is so wonderful to be able to openly talk about Jesus and share his love with both children and parents.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Richards

What is my prop all about?

I love going to the beach especially with friends and family. I love enjoying God’s beautiful creation.

What church ministries excite me?

Welcoming and connecting new people to church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Going to the beach for a dip followed by a snooze on my towel.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people – families and staff are so lovely. It’s a wonderful community.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss West

What is my prop all about?

This is my dog Ludovico (Ludo for short). He could possibly be the best dog in the world and I love our adventures together and his cuddly nature.

What church ministries excite me?

I love being in the band playing bass or acoustic guitar. It’s a privilege to provide music that people can connect with God through.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A stroll along the beach with my dog

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The kids! And being able to share my faith with them, letting them know him how very much God loves them.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Helliwell

What is my prop all about?

I really enjoy running. It clears my mind and I enjoy the feeling of achievement after a long run. My running cap is from a 90km ultra marathon that I completed.

What church ministries excite me?

I love serving in the production team, where I get to play a part in creating an atmosphere for worship.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

It would definitely include a run, followed by a family outing to the lake. We enjoy exploring the area on our SUPs.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I am passionate about investing into the lives of children, sharing and modeling Godly principles.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs McLean

What is my prop all about?

I love walking and Swimming in the ocean

What church ministries excite me?

I get such enjoyment teaching Early Stage One and Stage One Children about Jesus and their enthusiasm is second to none. I also enjoy helping out with Admin tasks in the Church Office when I’m required.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

What is that! No time for rest between working in Learning Enrichment and Admin for McLean Builders

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The best thing about working at BCC is…The awesome Learning Support Team I work in, and assisting the teachers and students in class to achieve their goals.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Prozinski

What is my prop all about?

I absolutely love the snow and skiing in particular. There’s something about the thrill of flying through freezing air looking out at an incredible view from the top of a mountain.

What church ministries excite me?

Growth group, reading the Bible with others and catching up over coffee or dinner. Being hospitable and having good conversations are two things I love the most.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

If i’m not at the beach I am usually hanging out with my husband and two dogs on our deck…obviously with some good food and a cold drink.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I love working alongside staff who are passionate about sharing the Gospel and building students up into Christ. The students here are awesome too…they make work feel less like work!

Secondary Teacher

Mr Peters

What is my prop all about?

Creating things is a passion of mine, and working with timber just adds to the excitement. There’s something about taking some timber and transforming it into something beautiful with a purpose. Whether I am building something from scratch or taking on a new challenge, the process of creation is one of the things in my life that gives me great pride and rest in what I do. This is a lasercut lamp that I made for my wedding, and when light shines through it, it fills the whole room with the shapes on the lamp. Pretty groovy I think.

What church ministries excite me?

Before I became a teacher I was very active in youth and kids ministry. I love seeing young people wrestle with their faith and encounter Christ. It is more than just a night or a morning off for parents, it is integral to the faith of our young people.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Spending time with my wife and eating delicious food.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The staff really care about each other and the students. And the students constantly impress me with how much they care for each other.

Stage 6 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mrs Bonsor

What is my prop all about?

I love running and being outdoors.

What church ministries excite me?

Youth Ministry and good bible teaching.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading at the beach, after a dip in the ocean.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The amazing team of people we get to share this journey with.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Henningham

What is my prop all about?

I don’t have a prop in my photo, but if I did, it would be a cordless drill and a hammer. I spend a lot of time building and repairing things. I understand the importance of a strong foundation and that sometimes, things need some attention and extra care. During my years in education, I believe the same can be said about supporting students.

What church ministries excite me?

I would have to say that Youth and Family ministries hold a special place in my heart.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A long lunch with family or friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The friendly and accepting nature of the people. Everybody is so helpful.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs O’Regan

What is my prop all about?

Globe – travelling and maps (I love maps), pine – nature/one of my favourite trees, black cat (we’ve got two), Maths

What church ministries excite me?

Kids ministry and Missions

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A hammock and a book with cup of coffee and a cinnamon bun.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Staff and students! They are wonderful!

Marketing & Content Manager

Mr Brown

What is my prop all about?

I love playing drums and always keeping it groovy and heavy.

What church ministries excite me?

Music and Multimedia.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Playing some instrument & tinkering with recording gear or getting in a few rounds of an online game.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The culture amongst the students of supporting and lifting each other up. It’s amazing to get to see young people show such kindness to each other.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss Dooley

What is my prop all about?

I like to brings things into order and am always organising areas of life. This was lots of fun when getting married, setting up a new home and being a homemaker. I came across macrame a couple of years ago and have enjoyed making different items for my home and for family and friends.

What church ministries excite me?

I have a been serving on the women’s ministry team and on the primary youth team for the last few years. I love to build relationships with women and children, help them grow in their knowledge of God and encourage them in their relationship with God.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Being at home with my husband watching something on Youtube or TV, or just sitting outside and enjoying God’s beautiful creation.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The community that is centred on Christ and is seeking to instil the truth and love into all the kids lives – just beautiful!

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs du Toit

What is my prop all about?

My family had the privilege of living in South Africa for many years. There I worked alongside incredible, stoic, courageous and wise local women who taught me some of life’s most important lessons. A talented street vendor carved this from a fallen tree branch the day before we left and it reminds me daily of the inspiring people I love and miss so much.

What church ministries excite me?

Ah, can I say all of them?! I can’t sing, but I LOVE to WORSHIP! My three boys are blessed every week by their incredible servant-hearted YOUTH leaders. My husband and I are on the WELCOME team and enjoy the opportunity to chat and pray with people, while we have always loved coming alongside NEW BELIEVERS to teach the Alpha course as their fresh faith stirs up ours.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A good chick-flick on Netflix while sneaking a too-big bowl of choc-mint icecream 🙂

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Beautiful, helpful and welcoming staff + fun and respectful students = great atmosphere that really stands apart as something special!

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs Fackler

What is my prop all about?

My lifejacket and enduro mountain bike helmet represent the two parts of creation I spent the most time in and that I am most thankful and joyful in!! From riding the ocean on a jetski to scaling the tops of mountains and flying down rock drops and berms. I thank God that he gave us a wonderful playground and a desire to play! How gracious is our God.

What church ministries excite me?

Anything community orientated outside of the walls of the church. I love when our church focuses itself out to the community as the mission field. It can be the street you live in or the activity you do! Do all things to the Glory of God.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I don’t think I can sit still long enough to have a lazy afternoon! It might be walking around the beautiful south side of the lake where we live with my family and our pet Dachshund, which is about to turn into two!!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Its so community orientated and focused. I love the mission side of BCC to share the good news about Christ to all!

PRIMARY TEACHER

Miss Baartz

What is my prop all about?

My prop is my plant! I love to take care of them and watch them grow and flourish, just like with children in the classroom!

What church ministries excite me?

I love to be apart of the Welcome Team as well as the Coffee Cart Team at church because I get to interact with people and help them to feel at home.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lazy afternoon…. chips and a movie on the lounge!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Having a great and supportive team!

PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Morris

What is my prop all about?

I found these books at school and thought it would best demonstrate my love of reading!

What church ministries excite me?

I love being involved with the Creative ministries at church! Since I was a child I have been involved with singing, dancing and Stage productions. I can’t wait for the next school musical!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

There’s not to many quiet afternoons in my busy home. However, if I do get blessed with some child free time, I love getting sucked into a great Drama series on TV.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working at a school like BCC is incredibly rewarding. Being a positive influence and seeing students develop and grow is a fulfilling experience. I feel very blessed to be working with a tight-knit team of teachers and staff.

Science Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Macintyre

What is my prop all about?

I love all sports and grew up playing as many as possible. The prop represents this love. I’m still very active but mostly in a relatively straight line these days doing a mixture of road and trail running.

What church ministries excite me?

I love ministries that involve developing relationships of Godly encouragement with other Christians. Bible studies, kids ministry, it’s all a great opportunity to glorify God and explore his word.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lazy afternoons are usually spent in the backyard with my wife and kids playing a game of football, handball or basketball and having a picnic dinner out on the back lawn. Occasionally it might be a run or a swim at the beach as well.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

How could I pinpoint one thing!!! The staff and students have been so welcoming and kind. You can tell that it’s a place that cares deeply about the students.

COLLEGE CHAPLAIN

Mr Fricker

What is my prop all about?

One of my favourite things on the weekend is smoking some type of meat and enjoying it with my family and friends.

What church ministries excite me?

All things youth and young adults. I love seeing the next generation grow in faith and a love for church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I am a person who is known for having too many hobbies haha. I’ll generally spend my afternoon with my 2 lovely daughters and my wife down the beach or in the pool. I love to watch/play most sports and love a good board game or quiet time on the Xbox.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

From my experience so far. I love the people in the BCC community. Always someone having a laugh and cheering each other on. It has a great feel about it which makes you feel very welcome.

SECONDARY TEACHER

Miss van Coller

What is my prop all about?

My prop is water. I have a great love for water. I enjoy visiting the beach as often as possible (even on rainy days), discovering new beaches, walking/running along Lake Macquarie and going on an adventure to waterfalls/rainforests. I love the ocean because it reminds me of how deep and endless God’s love for me is. Jesus is the living water that fills me so that I will never be thirsty. If water could be a love language, it would be mine.

What church ministries excite me?

Praise and worship, and serving by volunteering at events.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Spending the afternoon at the beach, wave watching, surf watching, and swimming.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working at BCC is like working with family. The culture at BCC is incredibly welcoming and relational. Relationships make the difference on every level. Every student and staff member is valued at BCC..

SPORTS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Mr Hahn

What is my prop all about?

I have been always been passionate about playing sport since I was a little child up until now. Although I enjoy playing almost anything, my two favourites are beach volleyball and tennis.

What church ministries excite me?

I love children’s ministry because they are so eager to learn, but also they show me what uninhibited faith looks like.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I will be enjoying it with my wife and kids either down at the beach, going on a hike, playing some sport, or playing a board game.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with fellow Christians who share the same passion for loving the students, and equipping them to thrive when they go out into the world as adults.

SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Park

What is my prop all about?

I love flowers and cats. The smell of fresh flowers is amazing, and cuddling with my cats is one of my favourite things to do. It’s like being wrapped in a warm blanket of love and affection.

What church ministries excite me?

The worship team!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Catching up with friends, playing the piano and having a nice cup of tea.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people and the kids!

FOOD TECH AIDE

Mrs du Plessis

What is my prop all about?

My prop are little figurines that represents my family. I really love being married to my husband and being a mum to my two sons. I find so much joy and fulfilment in my relationships with them and I deeply appreciate the blessing of having them around me.

What church ministries excite me?

I enjoy making people feel welcome and loved, so anywhere from helping at the Kids Church sign-up desk, welcoming new people or serving tea and coffee are usually where you will find me.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Let us imagine that it is a very, very long afternoon… then I would say that a walk in Glenrock Nature Reserve would be a good start, thereafter a cup of tea and an hour or two of drawing or painting and the cherry on top would be watching the sunset with my family at Dudley Beach with a mug of homemade hot chocolate in my hands.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I love how friendly and loving the staff is towards each other as well as the students. It is such an encouraging and uplifting community to be a part of.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Chatburn

What is my prop all about?

I love all sports but I am a huge basketball fan.

What church ministries excite me?

Youth, young adults and anything community based which opens the door to spread the good news of Jesus.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Spending time with my wife and two sons, a swim in the pool, playing basketball or watching a movie.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The supportive and caring culture between the teachers and students. The team uplifts one another through their love for Jesus and passion for enriching the lives of each student.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mrs Haynes

What is my prop all about?

I love to travel and I love making my own journals so this is my Travel Journal I made of our recent year-long trip around Australia with my family.

What church ministries excite me?

Any including art… kids art ministry, seniors art ministry, prop making for events and prophetic art sharing.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Creative journal-making or journalling about my family and personal God journey.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Everyone is so kind and helpful! And they truly care about each child at the school.

PRIMARY TEACHER

Mr Roussos

What is my prop all about?

Surfing is the activity and I am constantly drawn to. Whether I only have 10 minutes to paddle out and catch one wave or I’m catching tiny waves with one of my daughters, I want to be in the ocean riding waves. Immersed in God’s creation.

What church ministries excite me?

I really enjoy being a part of the worship team at church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Playing games with my girls or going for a family walk/ride.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with Christian colleagues that love life and love teaching.

SECONDARY TEACHER

Mr Giltrap

What is my prop all about?

I am a very enthusiastic, very average golfer. I love playing most sports, but golf has captured my heart over the last few years. Few things are more humbling than paying to spend four hours watching your ball sail into a bunker/dam/bush.

What church ministries excite me?

I love my small group and youth ministry / mentoring.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Likely relaxing with my wife and two daughters. We might go to the beach, or I might be at home playing with my eldest.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The spirit of kindness and respect.

PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Pearson

What is my prop all about?

I love anything icecream!! I love a good gelato, or just eating from the tub…

What church ministries excite me?

Leading a bible study. Its a joy and encouragement being able to read the bible regularly with a bunch of women from church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Love spending time with my husband and two boys either at the beach or in our pool and ordering takeaway.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

It is such a wonderful privilege to be able to share the gospel of Jesus with students and families.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Ms Durnin

What is my prop all about?

I love a cuppa either tea or coffee! With friends or to get to know some one more, sharing life, giving them support & showing them Gods love. I also love a cuddle with a fur baby Cookie or real puppy dog at home.

What church ministries excite me?

Worship team, small group & connecting with people to encourage & support them & help them in their walk with Christ.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A yummy ice cream at the beach followed by exploring the rock pools & strolling along the shoreline & watching listening & feeling part of God’s wonderful creation as the sun sets.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Being surrounded & encouraged by brothers & sisters in Christ!

SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Ferguson

What is my prop all about?

My passion for devouring the pages of a good book has been a constant source of joy and excitement since my teenage years. My love of reading lies in its ability to transport me beyond the confines of reality, granting a temporary escape where imagination reigns supreme.

What church ministries excite me?

My excitement for Youth ministries stems from the immense value I feel when contributing to the spiritual growth of young minds. Youth ministries engage with children and teenagers, guiding them to know God, and helping them discover the strength and direction He can offer in their lives – how powerful is that!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

You can find me curled up in my cozy egg chair, immersed in the captivating world of a good fiction novel or strolling leisurely with my little sausage dog, Wally, enjoying his company during our daily walk.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The school’s focus on developing authentic and meaningful relationships with students.

PRIMARY TEACHER

Mrs Newland

What is my prop all about?

My running shoes and airpods. When I’m either listening to music or a podcast and walking or running next to the water, it is both calming and invigorating. Another part of this is seeing others bask in the breathtaking views that God has created as they develop their relationships by walking and talking with loved ones. This is a constant joy for me.
The combination of running and worship music or listening to the fascinating and inspiring truths revealed in the bible from a Tim Keller sermon is also incredibly soul restoring. I’ve thought about the running part and I guess it makes me feel powerful and free at the same time. I suppose that’s pretty deep but it is what it is 🙂

What church ministries excite me?

Prayer Groups, helping the vulnerable and worship music

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Pottering around the house or slowly walking on the lake

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The Godly, warm and supportive culture

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Hutton

What is my prop all about?

My motorbike helmet represents my interest in dirt biking, especially riding with my dad and housemates.

What church ministries excite me?

Growth groups. Such a great time to build relationships and delve into God’s word with like-minded Christians.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Going for a swim, taking a nap, and eating a lot of food.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with such a welcoming staff team that have a genuine care for the students.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Mr Shane Smith

What is my prop all about?

I love sport generally however in recent years have come to really enjoy trail running with my wife, children and friends.

What church ministries excite me?

I serve as our church football club president within the Hunter Christian Churches Association. Our club currently has two women’s teams and three all age teams. I love how this ministry connects different generations within our church. This ministry also serves as a wonderful way for connectivity within each church member’s wider community.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lazy is not for me however after a good trail run I do enjoy a siesta, watching a football match (preferably Liverpool FC or the Newcastle Jets) and cooking for my family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working within a great team who are focused so heavily on helping children enjoy their learning.

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AIDE

Miss Mikaela Meaney

What is my prop all about?

My prop is a portion of my book collection of historical literature. I love everything historical and antique, one of my favourite things to do is to go to op shops and antique stores. I also love old films and classical music can always be found playing softly in the background in my home. I hold these stories very dear to me.

What church ministries excite me?

I am a member of the Mainly Music team at my church, it is one of my favourite things to be able to connect with all of the families as they come together for play, song and dance. I look forward to it each week!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I love to make art, watercolour and collage art especially. So being creative while playing some gentle music sounds like a wonderful afternoon!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people! It’s such a beautiful atmosphere here at BCC, the students and staff always greet you with a smile on their faces.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Haggerston

What is my prop all about?

My prop symbolises my love for the ocean and you will most likely always find me at Redhead Beach. I love being in the water and enjoying some family time at the beach and watching my kids’ love for the ocean grow.

What church ministries excite me?

Youth – This I believe is where a young person’s heart can really capture and understand God’s undeniable love for them.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Hanging down the beach with my little family and the two dogs.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

There is something special about BCC. I love this school!! I love that God is evident in everyday and I get to incorporate His Word in my classes.

Primary Teacher

Mr Pearson

What is my prop all about?

It shows my passionate support for the “real” Sydney AFL team, the Greater Western Sydney Giants!

What church ministries excite me?

I look after MCing at church and I love seeing people welcomed well into church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lazy afternoon would be a walk by the Lake with my Wife, Son and Dog. Then cook a decent meal and watch a movie.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Free coffee on the first day was a highlight, but the team seem lovely! Keen to get into sharing God’s word with the students of BCC.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Boyce

What is my prop all about?

I love spending time with my children! I am also passionate about literacy education and fostering a love of reading. What is missing from this photo is that I also really enjoy being outdoors and being active, however, there are only so many things that can fit into one photo!

What church ministries excite me?

Anything that connects people together beyond mere pleasantries whether it is amongst the regular congregation or connecting with the wider community. Only then can we have more meaningful relationships and conversations, which naturally enable us to serve and love others in more useful, practical ways.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

This may sound unusual, but I do not like lazy afternoons and prefer to be doing something active. I really find it quite difficult to sit for long periods of time without feeling restricted and sluggish. I do like to curl up with a good book when I have free time though.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The students – I value the honesty of the little ones I teach and appreciate their unique personalities. I enjoy working with a great dedicated staff who each bring so many skills, perspectives and experience to the team.

ICT Manager

Mr Lowth

What is my prop all about?

That God has blessed me with an interest in technology but not the ability to take a good photo.

What church ministries excite me?

A range of ministries excite me. When a ministry allows us to be real to our community, that is what gets me excited.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Having a relaxing time thinking about how I could have taken a better photo.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The ability to bring the best of technology to our staff and students.

Administration Assistant

Mrs Melcum

What is my prop all about?

I enjoy having coffee and eating out whenever I can steal some time. I love to travel and spend time dreaming and planning my next holiday.

What church ministries excite me?

I see that Hospitality is key to connection and Kingdom building and therefore find myself on the café team.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Lazing on the beach under a cabana with a warm breeze, gazing at the great view, book in hand and maybe a massage.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The staff, students and parents – our community. There is nothing quite like working in a Christian environment. The uniqueness of coming together for morning devotions and journeying together. I also get the privilege of being more able to be a part of my kids school life.

HSIE Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Barnes

What is my prop all about?

I like the NRL and playing sport.

What church ministries excite me?

Preaching, because it explores God’s Word and applies it to real world situations.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading and watching sport.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The kids.

Learning Enrichment Teacher

Mrs Lumley

What is my prop all about?

The joy and peace I find in spending quality time and having fun with my family.

What church ministries excite me?

I am in the prayer team at the Healing Path to Wellness which is at the Gateway Church in Pelican. I am excited about leading people into their own relationship with God, seeing them have an encounter with Jesus and witnessing the freedom they find Him. Just that look on their face when they hear Him or feel His love!! We host a home group which I enjoy because we have a chance to spend time together and support each other in life and our individual ministries.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I would rather a lazy morning or evening. Breakfast and coffee or an evening meal together with the family playing games, laughing and sharing long conversations. I do also love to spend time in the afternoon relaxing with God and getting to know more about Him.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

When I started teaching at Belmont I was the Year 7 Art Teacher in the church hall and then a Kindergarten teacher/Art Teacher when we moved to this campus. My three children, who are all at University now were students (K-12) at Belmont. They were always loved and supported by the staff and have build many strong, long term friendships. They have all thanked us that they had the chance to be at such at great school. For the last 12 years I have worked in Student Services where I have I am so grateful that I have a chance to support the teachers in helping the students who need additional help in the classroom. I love my work and the children.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Stewart

What is my prop all about?

These are a few of my favourite things…

What church ministries excite me?

Fellowship of like minded people in Christian Community doing life together.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Re-arranging furniture 🙂

The best thing about working at BCC is…

People.

College Registrar

Ms Knott

What is my prop all about?

Love having coffee with friends.

What church ministries excite me?

Reaching out to the community, reflecting Christ’s love.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Going for a walk or spending quality time with friends and family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

It is a joy to be a part of BCC, working together in partnership with our staff and College families and I love being able to tell new prospective families how amazing our College is.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Sanchez

What is my prop all about?

I like to think of myself as a creative person. Freezing time, capturing moments and telling a story without any words.

What church ministries excites you?

Life Groups, a place where families can get together and connect.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Soaking in the sunshine.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with wonderful students and seeing them be creative in the classroom.

Beginners Teacher

Mrs McNamara

What is my prop all about?

I love having a good cuppa with family and friends. Quality tea, along with God helps calm the craziness of life. Growing up, my mum and dad would always say “pop the kettle on” which meant you had to sit and chat.

What church ministries excite me?

Life Groups. I love inviting people along to the small group I attend. Doing life with a bunch of amazing, genuine women my age.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A family BBQ at home and watching a fun movie with the kids.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The children of course! And being able to support, connect and pray with parents as we encourage each other to walk closely with God.

Director of Mission & Community

Mr Gray

What is my prop all about?

I love gardening, especially weeding for some unknown reason.

What church ministries excite me?

Definitely our LIFE course where it is a privilege to share the gospel with people for the first time. Nothing better than watching a person come to Christ before your very eyes.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Hanging out with my beautiful wife and 2 boys, surfing or time out on Lake Mac in my tinny.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working alongside like-minded staff and students to play a small role in God’s big plan to bring Him glory and honour.

Administration Assistant

Mrs Paardekooper

What is my prop all about?

Love GOOD food, cooking, entertaining.

What church ministries excite me?

Hospitality! Love going to Katoomba Easter Conference and Capernwarp January Refresh each year – great ministry!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

An outdoor picnic with yummy food, glass of wine, my husband and my 2 puppies.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I love interacting and being able to help & support students and staff. I love the busyness of my job and the challenges that this bring every day. I love that I can turn to anyone at work and share the joys of God and be understood.

Teacher Librarian

Mrs Osborn

What does my recent ‘props’ shot from photo day represent about me?

My love of books written by Francine Rivers and my obsession with cook books/magazines.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

Home groups – Sharing in God’s word together and its application to everyday life. Joining together in community and sharing in one another’s journey.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a good book under the umbrella at the beach.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The love and support from staff and being able to share God’s word with our students.

Head of Secondary

Mr Cameron

What is my prop all about?

I enjoy working on and driving cars.

What church ministries excite me?

I enjoy serving others as a deacon and small group leader. I like to see others growing in Christ, learning about his kingdom and growing through circumstances in their lives. I enjoy mentoring younger people and strive to reflect God’s glory.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Walking the dogs on the beach with my family, spending time reading or a scenic drive.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with students. It’s great to connect around the curriculum and to inspire them to achieve more than what they could envisage. The mission focus of our Vanuatu trip gives students and opportunity to do this while serving others and being Christ focused.

Primary Teacher

Mr Stafford

What does my recent ‘props’ shot from photo day represent about me?

I am passionate about sport and movement.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

I have enjoyed serving in youth and young adults.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Watching Netflix or doing stuff around the house.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The best thing about working at BCC is the students and staff. I love getting to know each and every person and what makes them tick. I enjoy the laughter and jokes that can be had and also the way BCC community support and encourage each other.

Beginners Teaching Aide

Ms Gialouris

What is my prop all about?

My prop represents my love for dance. I have danced for 13 years and believe that dance is a great way to express emotions, do physical activity in a fun way, and help build positive relationships with others.

What church ministries excite me?

I am most excited for the new community kitchen that started at the end of last year and I am excited to see where it goes in 2020 as I am a part of this ministry.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I like to go to the beach with friends and family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The best thing about working at BCC is the amazing opportunity to work with the children and families and lead and assist them in their journey with the Lord.

Secondary Teacher/Careers Advisor/VET Coordinator

Mrs Carter

What does my recent ‘props’ shot from photo day represent about me?

I love playing hockey.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

Children’s ministry as it is reaching out into the community.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Sport.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people.

TAS Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Sanchez

What does my recent ‘props’ shot from photo day represent about me?

I enjoy working with timber, especially using quality sharpened hand tools.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

Connect group – catching up with other believers to encourage each other as we do life together. Overseas Missions- Serving others in practical ways and sharing the Good News with people who have never heard it.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Sipping a good coffee on our backyard deck while watching the kids in the pool, or hanging out at the beach with the family.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with a fantastic group of students and having the freedom to share the truth of the gospel with them.

Primary Instructional Leader

Mrs McGufficke

What is my prop all about?

Flowers represent the beauty of God’s creation. They’re a tangible link to my mum who passed away last year. They represent joy (how I feel when I get or give some) and friendship.

What church ministries excite me?

Pastoral Care and Worship. Pastoral care because you get the opportunity to show Christ’s love to others (being Jesus’ skin here on earth). Worship because it takes you to a meditative place where you pause and focus on Jesus. (This is so important in our busy lives) The words and music can offer an opportunity to reflect and feel a deep connection to Jesus and with each other.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

It can take several forms. Being content chilling at home or relaxing hanging out with family or friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people I work with.

Teaching Assistant

Mr Town

What does my recent ‘props’ shot from photo day represent about me?

I really enjoy working with my hands, being creative. This photo represents my enjoyment of gardening, especially the anticipation of reaping the benefits.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

Discipleship. Because it’s a natural outpouring of who we are in Christ towards those around us. When God is truly central in our lives, it will result in the multiplication of loving communities.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Really lazy, falling asleep in the armchair. But if that doesn’t happen, getting outside and relaxing, maybe getting the odd job done around the house.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I get to be a part of shaping the lives of the coming generations. I love my job.

Primary Stage Leader B - 2 / Primary Teacher

Mrs Stewart

What is my prop all about?

Two loves..summer and vintage. My aim last summer, was to swim every day, in the ocean. I also love the thrill of finding something unique and beautiful ( this of course is a matter of opinion ) in amongst the off casts and second hand throw aways; be it a piece of art, furniture, book or something to wear. Hence the vintage glasses found at a vintage shop in Burleigh Heads.

What ministries at church get me excited & why?

Ministries that engage with the community in creative, authentic and grace filled ways excite me.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Friends, great food and conversations interrupted by lots of laughter.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Seeing the next generation come to know and rise in their God given purpose and identity

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Potapczyk

What is my prop all about?

I really look forward to active adventures and holidays with my family represented by my snow gear. Creating lasting memories, having fun, experiencing new places with people I love, while being active are my most favourite things.

What church ministries excite me?

Connecting with people in home groups as it allows us to do life along side others, sharing in the word, the ups and downs, praying together and being part of community.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A beautiful afternoon at the beach with a book, some tunes and my family. We are so lucky to live in a place like Newcastle with stunning beaches.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

There are so many but the most prominent is the opportunity to share our faith and connect with young people on a daily basis. Sharing in their journey as they grow and mature throughout their time here is a joy.

Stage 4 Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Melcum

What is my prop all about?

I’m a mad keen football fan. The Newcastle Jets are one of my tragic passions.

What church ministries excite me?

I love the creative aspect of church particularly the music. I also enjoy the community that celebrates life.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

I’m a dad of 3 young boys so a lazy afternoon…well lets say I enjoyed watching sport, eating and a bit of casual gaming.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people here at BCC are a genuine, caring and fun-loving team.

Primary Teacher

Mrs McLennan

What is my prop all about?

I like cooking and food.

What church ministries excite me?

Kids ministries – I love that they get to learn about God and build their relationship with him throughout every stage of their life.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Being outside with my family, playing LEGO with my boys or cooking.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Getting to know each of my students in my class.

Principal

Ms Sopher

What is my prop all about?

My prop shot demonstrates that I love colour and creativity. I enjoyed being a teacher of Visual Arts and helping students express themselves visually. I’m grateful to God that we were created to create and that He has shared a little of His creativity with us.

What church ministries excite me?

I absolutely love to sing and if you’re going to sing, you may as well sing praises to Him. One of my passions is to lead worship. What an honour to lead people to the most Holy of Holies.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A lazy afternoon for me is riding my mint green pushbike, complete with white basket, along Honeysuckle and the Foreshore to meet a friend for coffee, conversation and laughs.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people! I enjoy being part of the BCC community and have witnessed first hand, the kindness of others. I also love the opportunities that are provided for the students as they discover their place in God’s world. Our kids are an impressive group.

Secondary Teacher

Mr Urane

What is my prop all about?

I enjoy biking as well as playing basketball, tennis and cricket. I also love spending time with my beautiful family; my wife and children.

What church ministries excite me?

I feel that any type of ministry that taps into the needs of men is essential to the health of the church. It is imperative, though, that men have other men encouraging each other while doing life. Life is full of ups and downs, Ecclesiastes 3:1-8, “a time for everything” attests to that. Why not ensure that during those tough seasons, men have someone in their corner that they can trust and who they can feel safe sharing life with?

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A number of things comes to mind – watching the footy on “the box”, reading a book, enjoying the tranquility of a stroll beside our beautiful lake or beaches, kicking a ball with my kids, playing a board game with my family – the simple pleasures of life.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Everyone is driven by a sense of purpose in preparing our students to know their unique gifts and live a life in union with our Creator. The College has a very strong sense of community and strives to meet the needs of all students.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Urane

What is my prop all about?

I love to read!

What church ministries excite me?

I love being part of the Creative Team at church and particularly love the opportunity to sing on the worship team.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

This would involve a hammock, snacks and a good book.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Fantastic colleagues and the opportunity to help kids discover who they are as a student, friend and child of God.

PDHPE Curriculum Leader / Secondary Teacher

Mr Hall

What is my prop all about?

I love to compete in Ironman Triathlons and have represented Australia on Long Course Triathlon.

What church ministries excite me?

Next Gen – our kids program, I’m on the leadership team and love to see young children come to know God.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Watching the footy with my family, not as enjoyable at the moment as I’m an avid Knights supporter. However my family all follow different teams so usually someone is playing, that one of us support.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Community – the Staff and students are awesome, many hearts after God and to see this flourish always brightens your day.

Library Assistant

Mrs Christie

What is my prop all about?

That I love to read and I love working in the library.

What church ministries excite me?

Children’s ministries because this is where my gifts and abilities are well used.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a book.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

That I get to work in an environment that I have a passion for and can encourage children to develop a life skill of reading.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Horton

What is my prop all about?

I love shopping for bargains. I got this disco ball for under $20! It hangs in my classroom to remind me that school needs to be fun – a bit like going to a disco when I was younger.

What church ministries excite me?

Love that our church does kids and youth well – they are really important. The worship and messages are great. Church for me is not my ministry, but more of a time out to get fed before returning to what is.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A walk on the beach, a good book or movie, cooking yummy food, or just a cafe chat with a friend.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The kids are always the best part of school! My passion is to see our students take their next step in getting to know God. I love working with them to create meaningful opportunities to serve Him here and in our community.

Primary Teacher

Mrs McDonald

What is my prop all about?

I love pottering around my deck at home, caring for potted plants and hanging baskets. I also enjoy walking my cavoodle ‘Lottie’ and when I get a chance, I also enjoy crafts such as macrame.

What church ministries excite me?

At church I serve on the bible reading and morning tea rosters. I love getting to chat with everyone after church. Our church cares for the local community through playgroup, coffee and chat, meditation, bible study, caring for the local environment and craft groups. Our church works to engage the local community at their point of need.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Going for a walk or reading a good book.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I get a real kick out of seeing students’ progress, no matter how small the step, and whether they be steps in their faith or their academic understanding or their ability to socialize and connect. It is a privilege to facilitate opportunities by which students can reach their God-given potential.

ICT

Mr Gribble

What is my prop all about?

I love to enjoy the small blessings that we have in life. We have so much to be thankful for.

What church ministries excite me?

Church-run schooling because I can vouch for their impact in the lives of students and their parents. Also Christian hospitality as it provides a way for non-believers to see the kindness and generosity that God gives us, poured out for others.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Hanging around the house, going for a walk or bike ride and maybe getting a pizza (or two)!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The community of staff on mission together with the same goal, and the students experiencing love and care like I received in the Christian School I grew up in.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs MacPherson

What is my prop all about?

A large part of my life revolves around teaching and enjoying Visual Arts. The word A R T represents this.

What church ministries excite me?

Working with teenagers is always a joy. As a ministry leader, I have the privilege of speaking into the lives of young people with the love and fellowship that comes from God. Just having a conversation and the opportunity to listen and share fills me with the hope for His love to continue into the future and beyond.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A warm sunny spot with a view, a cup of tea and some peace and quiet with nothing to do and no pressure.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Is that we can live out our Christian beliefs in a supportive and caring community where there are lots of opportunities to continue to learn and grow, share and fellowship.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Fryer

What is my prop all about?

It represents my role as “Nanny Sue” to our first grandchild Polly. What a joy!

What church ministries excite me?

I love providing hospitality to others in the form of yummy food. I particularly enjoy feeding teenagers!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Netflix or a good book and chocolate.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

I love facilitating and watching the progress of Kindy kids whose learning is so immense in their first year of school. I love that our school supports Compassion and sponsors 5 children. I love that we get to teach our students to be generous and show love and mercy towards others less fortunate than ourselves.

SECONDARY TEACHER

Mrs Ferreira

What is my prop all about?

I believe that sport unites people and am a passionate supporter of St Kilda AFL team, Roosters NRL team, Waratahs Union team and the Sydney Thunder Cricket team. My family and I often travel wide and far to watch our favourite teams compete.

What church ministries excite me?

Reaching out to the local community through regular playgroups and the well established and well resourced Pre School which connects families to our Church. The annual St Luke’s carnival is a highlight in the Belmont community.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a good book, enjoying a cup of rooibos tea, while cruising along the beautiful Lake Macquarie in our beloved boat.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The sense of community and the privilege of teaching from a Christian worldview.

Secondary Teacher

Mr Campbell

What is my prop all about?

What can I say? You’ll Never Walk Alone!

What church ministries excite me?

I love seeing young people come to know Jesus in a more real way, with a firm foundation.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A nap is always good. I always wondered why my parents wasted a good Sunday arvo by having a snooze. Now I know.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

A lot of great like minded people doing their best for His kingdom – and the banter…

Administration Assistant

Mrs Evans

What is my prop all about?

I love a good dress up, bringing a smile to people’s faces, getting up to mischief and taking photos of many different things.

What church ministries excite me?

Creative Ministries as they help to reach out to the many people who are visiting or are regular church goers.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Sitting back having fun at a picnic with family or friends or doing something creative like sewing or photography or craft.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Being able to help and encourage and have fun with students, family & work colleagues – oh and the fundraiser dress up days!

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Robins

What is my prop all about?

I speak/teach Indonesian and I play guitar.

What church ministries excite me?

Worship team – being a part of leading people to the feet of Jesus in worship. It’s also pretty cool playing with musos who are far more talented than myself!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading, playing guitar/piano, swimming in the Summer time and hanging out with family and friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Awesome colleagues who have become friends, teaching great students and coming to work with my whole family every day – very blessed!

Learning Enrichment Teacher

Ms Newton

What is my prop all about?

My time outside of school is spent caring for Alfie, my one year old Cocker Spaniel puppy. He’s fun, excitable and a little bit naughty (my poor chewed socks!) but full of love.

What church ministries excite me?

I have always been passionate about supporting scripture teaching in public schools. It is exciting as this ministry may be the only way that some students hear the gospel. The potential impact of this on students and their families is incredible.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A lazy afternoon for me involves spending time at the dog park with Alfie. It also includes many hours spent playing games on my computer.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Working with a community of supportive, like-minded colleagues with the freedom to share my faith and nurture students as they grow in their journey with Christ.

College Counsellor

Mrs Roberts

What is my prop all about?

Searching spiritually, I moved to London and became a Christian. It was a life changing experience on so many levels and I stayed for ten years until Oz called me home.

What church ministries excite me?

I love my church and get excited about our passion to communicate God’s grace especially in our 12 Step programme called Celebrate Recovery. During the last four years I have been involved with CR which has been instrumental in helping many people find a relationship with God in the midst of challenging circumstances.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Binge watching murder mysteries set in the bleak British countryside!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The joy of a close community of colleagues and students.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Vine

What is my prop all about?

My passion to help people really know their strengths and how to be the best version of themselves.

What church ministries excite me?

Prophetic ministry because it’s very new to me but something I really want to be more a part of.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Hanging with friends.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The whole culture.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Grew

What is my prop all about?

Ah, the humble felt hat. My chosen prop represents the many park play dates, beach trips, playground adventures, Hunter Valley dates and outdoor celebrations, which I enjoy with my family and friends. Fun fact: all three of my young children have the matching kids version of this one! They are super cute and it makes them a little easier to spot in the playground. Win, win!

What church ministries excite me?

Anything that involves people. My husband and I have had the priviledge of leading the Young Adults ministry at our church for the last 7 years and it has been an honour to build into generations of young people in this city. I love encouraging and sharing the life-changing richness of the Scriptures with any person that God puts in my life.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A lazy afternoon would generally involve a good cheese platter, enjoying the sunshine in the backyard or at the beach with my three little ones and husband or, if it’s raining, forcing said three little ones and husband to play board games or card games with me.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

It is all the unassuming moments at BCC that I love most. Those moments when as a class we talk about what is going on in our worlds, share a memory or make a new discovery. Those moments when we move our lesson outside on a glorious sunshiny day. Those moments when the class so kindly laughs at my jokes and ‘funny’ stories (stories where I add a lot of animations and use funny accents, of course). Those moments when you see a student show incredible bravery or kindness. And the best moments are when I find myself sharing with my class all the incredible things Jesus has done in my life or hearing how He is teaching or leading them. Absolutely incredible.

Primary Sport Coordinator / Secondary Teacher

Mr Robins

What is my prop all about?

The headset represents my current role as an NRL and A-League commentator with ABC Grandstand radio. I’m a jack of all trades when it comes to sport. The equipment shows most of the sports that I’ve played or officiated in at senior 1st grade level.

What church ministries excite me?

Music and tech. Growing up in a traditional Salvation Army meant that i had a very musical upbringing. I also enjoy keeping up with technological advances and bringing that knowledge to our church.

What does a lazy afternoon look like?

I find it hard to have a lazy afternoon. Usually I’ll get my ‘to do’ list of jobs around the house and work on that. If I do sit down for a while, then I’m probably watching sport or I might play a bit of Fifa or Virtual Reality on the PS4.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The space we have for our sports and PE. Not many schools are blessed with the amount of land we have available here. The relational community that we have here at BCC is also something that is quite unique in a school setting.

7-12 Head of Wellbeing / Secondary Teacher

Mr Miller

What is my prop all about?

My daughter has taught herself to skateboard. Not wanting to be outdone by my daughter, I decided to learn how to skate for myself. I have loved learning how to skate and I have genuinely enjoyed learning how to cruise around Newcastle! My pain threshold has definitely increased. The skateboard represents my desire to be a lifelong learner, even if it puts me outside my comfort zone.

What church ministries excite me?

Jesus has transformed my life. I am passionate about any ministry which transforms the lives of others.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Going for a run! Love getting outside and exploring my world.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The students! It’s why I come to work 🙂

Head of Primary Primary

Mr Stewart

What is my prop all about?

I love music! For a long time, I was obsessed with playing guitar and writing songs. When I was younger I played in several bands and enjoyed touring Australia’s East Coast.

What church ministries excite me?

At my church we have weekly connect groups. I really value having strong friendships with other Christians. Life can be hard at times, and I’ve found that friends you can depend on can make things so much better. I also love to sing and worship God with my church community. Singing songs that affirm our faith and dependency on God helps me follow and trust in Jesus.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a book, listening to music, playing soccer or cards with my kids, talking with my wife, playing piano.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Providing students with opportunities to grow in their creative gifts and talents.

Primary Teacher

Mrs Turner

What is my prop all about?

Mr Jazz Noddles represents my love of the unusual and unique. I like being different! You get to say offhandedly, ‘Of course, I’ve been bitten by a snake!!!’

What church ministries excite me?

I love the Healing Path to Wellness ministry. Anything to do with healing and social justice makes me tick. I love to partner with God to bring healing to people who are sick or have been broken by their experiences.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Sleep, playing with Mr Noodles, university readings, playing the flute and being with family and friends. Did I mention sleep?

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people.

Teaching Assistant

Mr Mazzantini

What is my prop all about?

I’m still a kid!

What church ministries excite me?

Reaching the unreached, particularly in countries where Christianity is a minority or it’s persecuted.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

…. what is that?

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Spending quantity as well as quality time with the people that make up the community: staff, parent and students.

Primary Stage Leader 3 - 6 / Teacher

Mr Watts

What is my prop all about?

I very much enjoy sport, and in particular soccer. I still play on the weekend and am also involved in coaching and managing the Primary soccer teams.

What church ministries excite me?

Missions…in particular, overseas mission.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Time with my expanding family, playing games, eating or just hanging out together.

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The relationships that I am able to develop with the children, staff and families connected to the College.

Secondary Teacher

Mrs Cameron

What is my prop all about?

The joy of juggling life – educating myself about marriage and family, having some time for creative ventures, and realising that some days a good cup of coffee and a cuddle from your dog is essential!

What church ministries excite me?

Working with many different age groups together excites me. Seeing the older teach the younger and vice versa!

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Drinking coffee on the deck with my family and watching the sunset (followed by a spa!)The best thing about working at BCC is…The community found amongst both staff and students. We collaborate beautifully 🙂

Executive Assistant / Community & Events Coordinator

Mrs Burgess

What is my prop all about?

Well I’m always coming up with hair-brained ideas – my mind works overtime and I love cooking and creating cake masterpieces!

What church ministries excite me?

I love all things to do with hospitality and community.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

Reading a good book or magazine OR scrolling through Pinterest to get inspiration for my hair-brained ideas!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

The people. I’ve now worked at BCC for 14 years and the people make the place.

Assistant Business Manager

Mrs Mazzantini

What is my prop all about?

Gardening! I LOVE gardening, love watching Gardening Australia every week, love pruning and hedging (very cathartic!)

What church ministries excite me?

When my children were younger I taught Sunday School for 9 years, which I really enjoyed, and was involved in the Youth Group. I love seeing young people learn about the Good News of Jesus, and the truth of the Bible.

What does a lazy afternoon look like for me?

A cup of great coffee (made by my husband!), some chocolate, doing some gardening and when I’m done, watching an episode of Gardening Australia. Alternatively, it could involve making sour dough bread and lots of great food, and gathering my family around the table for a family meal – good food is our love language!

The best thing about working at BCC is…

Feeling that I’m in the place God wants to use me, and knowing that I’m part of His work/plan – a working part of the Body of Christ.