Our Team

Rev. Nicholas Alexander

Nicholas joined Lifeway Baptist Church in 2017. Nicholas trained at Morling Theological College and has been in pastoral ministry since 2009.
He was Young Adults Pastor at Frenchs Forrest Baptist Church before becoming Associate
Pastor at Wyong Baptist for 7 years. He is passionate about seeing Jesus have a life changing impact throughout our city and the world.
Nicholas is married to Hannah and they have three children.

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Denise Stephenson

Denise is currently exploring what it looks like to build a community around the way of Jesus in the Kangaroo Bay area.   In modern society, there are countless voices vying for attention. We are busier, more ‘connected’ and often more stressed than ever before. We believe that God calls us to a different way more »

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Morgan Read

Morgan has been a member of Lifeway since 2022 though she attended youth group here as a teenager. Morgan is currently studying a Bachelor of Theology at Whitley College. She has a passion for working with children and young adults she has worked with Australian Air Force Cadets for most of her adult life and more »

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Stu Crabtree

Stuart is a Student Pastor at LifeWay and leads our Sunday Kids program, Stuart is married to Melanie, and together they have two children, Eliana and Gryphin. As a father, he is passionate about exploring what it means to raise children for God’s glory. Whilst currently working as a high school teacher, he has previously more »

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Karla Miller

Karla Is our LifeWay Executive Officer. She is part of our executive leadership team and also keeps our office running smoothly. Karla relocated to the Devonport area with her husband, two children and an elderly cat in 2022 and quickly found a welcoming church family at LifeWay. She has worked in administration since 2006, in more »

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