The people of Eastwood Baptist Church seek to ensure that the Good News of Jesus Christ is shared with others through our programs and activities as we reach out to an ever-changing local community and internationally through our links with the wider Baptist fellowship.
Rev. Jonny Lam
0425 333 779
Jonny has been loaned from Pennant Hills Baptist to serve as Transitional Pastor through the revitalisation process that Eastwood Baptist is undergoing. He is passionate about church health, and will be leading Eastwood Baptist through their closure and rebirth (est. mid-late 2020)
Before coming to Eastwood, he served as pastor at Pennant Hills Baptist for 8 years, working in a variety of portfolios: children, youth, SRE, small groups, missions, constitution and governance, admin systems support, and leadership development. He is also undergoing training as a church health consultant with the Association of Baptist Churches NSW/ACT.
Jonny is married to Joyce, and they have two children – Evie (6) and Lachlan (1). He plans to spend a lot of time getting to know everyone at Eastwood Baptist, and would be glad for you to contact him to tee up a time for a cup of coffee or a meal, and a chat.
Rev. Grant Jones
0430 514 001
Grant began his role with us at the beginning of 2019 and provides pastoral leadership to our 11 am Sunday service and to our youth group (Blast). He is also an SRE teacher at a local school.
As well as his role in the church, Grant is a New Testament research student at Morling College and spends a lot of time reading and writing.
Grant previously spent 5 years as the pastor of Lawson Baptist Church in the beautiful Blue Mountains, and before that 2 years as a student pastor here at Eastwood. Prior to training for pastoral ministry, Grant worked as a geotechnical engineer on construction projects in and around Sydney.
Grant is married to Yvet and they have two children and as a family they enjoy exploring the local parks, especially if there is a café nearby.