HBC Members – and Others!

Hobart Baptist Church would not exist without the support and
care of our official membership.

Annual Members’ Meeting – 26 November 2023

The Hobart Baptist Church Annual Members’ Meeting will be held in the Gibson Hall this Sunday 26 November 2023 following the 10am service and morning tea.

All welcome and encouraged to attend.

This meeting is an important one in the church calendar, as the church prepares for the coming year. Prayerful consideration by the church family regarding the appointments is important.


The following Nominations have been received:-

3 year term – David Knox, Celia Munro and Heather Galloway
1 year replacement term – Ben Wagner

Secretary – no nomination
Ass Secretary – Joanna Sinclair
Treasurer – Ben Wagner
Ass Treasurer – Kylie Henderson

Confirmation of Leaders:
Kids’ Church – Tracy Ortiz
Youth Group – Scott Ambrose, Kelvin Smith
Boys’ Brigade – Scott Ambrose (Captain) and Kelvin Smith (Chaplain)

Finance Committee:
Ben Wagner, Kylie Henderson, Heather Galloway, William Maguire and Geoffrey Clarke.

Notification of Appointment:
Pastoral Visitation Coordinator – David Knox

Presentation of Financial Report and Statements for 1 July 2022 – 30 June 2023

HBC General Members’ Meeting

A General Members’ Meeting will follow on after the Annual Members Meeting.

Agenda Items will include:

  • Confirmation of Minutes from the Members’ Meetings of 2 July and 10 September 2023.
  • Senior Pastor’s Report
  • Secretary’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report including the Reception of Financial Statements for 1st Quarter, 2023-2024 FY
  • Reception of a motion: “To reappoint Matt Henderson as Associate Pastor, 2 days per week, (from 7 February 2024) with annual reviews.”
  • Application for Church Membership – Jeremiah Ambrose.

Meeting papers will be circulated closer to the meeting.

Heather Galloway,

Members’ Meetings are held quarterly, and are open to members and non-members alike.

The Members are led by the Deacons, who meet monthly.

HBC Diaconate 2023

Chair: Scott Ambrose
Secretary: Heather Galloway
Assistant Secretary: Joanna Sinclair
Treasurer: Vacant
Assistant Treasurer: Kylie Henderson
Ex-officio: Stephen Baxter
Ordinary Deacons: Celia Munro; David Needham; Joel Ortiz; Jing Priest