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Who are we?


Illawarra Church of Christ* was established in 2016 under the ministry of Dr Barry McMurtrie. Pastor Jeff Deuble took over from Barry and ministered to the church over the difficult Covid period travelling from Sydney to support the church. Pastor Peter Watson commenced as the Lead Pastor in July 2022 and is the current Pastor.


Illawarra Church of Christ is aligned with the movement known as the ‘Churches of Christ’ which gathers across the world in a loose alliance. For more information about our historical roots you might one to check out the following short booklet called ‘Simply Churches of Christ’ or check out the sermons on 12 & 19 Feb 2023 in which discussed some of what we as a movement are committed to and believe.

*Name changed from ‘Northern Beaches Church of Christ’ in 2023.


Click here to go to the Churches of Christ NSW website explaining more about who we are.



If you would like to contribute to the Church and its mission activity by direct bank payment use the following details:

Bank Account Name: Northern Beaches Church of Christ*

(Our bank account is currently still under our previous name which was ‘Northern Beaches Church of Christ’.)

BSB: 112 – 879

Account number: 477 353 233


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