PASTORS, ELDERS & BOARD.
PASTORS, ELDERS & BOARD.
Elder & Board Member
Bram is Co-Senior Pastor of Melbourne Life Christian Church and Co-Senior Leader of the Life Churches movement which has overseen the birthing of Churches in Nashville USA, and two churches in Indonesia; Jakarta and Bali.
An ordained minister with the Australian Christian Churches, he also holds a Masters of Theology through Ridley College Melbourne.
Bram ministers under a strong pastoral and teaching anointing to ensure each person is well equipped to lead a significant discipled life as he imparts his learnings to create a generation of intelligent believers.
Elder & Chairman of the Board
Dianne is Co-Senior Pastor of Melbourne Life Christian Church and Co-Senior Leader of the Life Churches movement which has overseen the birthing of Churches in Nashville USA, and two churches in Indonesia; Jakarta and Bali.
She is an ordained minister with Australian Christian Churches and currently holds the position of Chairman of the Board of Melbourne Life. Truly passionate about imparting true biblical principles into the hearts of believers, Dianne is the visionary and founder of Melbourne Life’s Discipleship Ministry School (DMS) and Manifest Conferences.
Dianne is a minister who moves in a strong prophetic anointing, and strongly expects and believes in the power of the Holy Spirit to bring breakthrough into peoples’ lives. Combined with her love and understanding of worship, her love for people and her pastor’s heart, Dianne is someone who speaks deep truths into people’s lives.
Pastor, Elder &
Bernadette is a Primary Teacher with almost 50 years experience in education, including leadership roles.
She has also completed Post Grad studies in Science Education at the University of Melbourne where she also worked with pre-service teachers in the Maths/Science Education Faculty.
Bernadette holds an eldership role and is embedded in the prayer life of the church.
Bernadette is also the public officer overseeing the implementation of all the "Safer Churches" requirements as set out by the ACC and in accordance with the findings of the Royal Commission.
She currently owns and manages a gallery, literature centre and events facility.
Life Groups Pastor,
DMS Mentorship Pastor &
As well as being passionate about building healthy church communities, where the culture truly resembles family, he also recognises the need for strong ongoing mentorship after DMS Intensive. This is key to cementing the very tools that are taught during DMS that truly disciple the inner man.
Carvin was born and raised in America and received an education at Harvard University where he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics.
He now resides in Melbourne with his wife, Ana, and their three children, Carvin, Amelia and Ava.
Pastor, Financial Controller &
Herman is a Certified Practicing Accountant and has worked for multinational companies in the USA, UK and Australia.
He provides pastoral care and administrative oversight to the operational teams of Melbourne Life, Jakarta Life, together with their Foundation, 'Yayasan Kehidupan Indonesia', and also to our 2022 church plant, Bali Life.
He is also actively involved in Melbourne Life as his local church, serving together with his wife May in small group leadership.
Herman, as an MLCC Board Member, is responsible for the finances of the church and any of its out-flowing ministries.
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