ThL (Hons)(ACT), MDiv (Lutheran Theol Sem, HK), MA (Theol), Grad Cert Professional Supervision (Pastoral), Grad Cert of Divinity (ACT, Ridley).
Len joined the Faculty at Ridley in 2008, after 12 years as a CMS missionary in Groote Eylandt and Hong Kong and 7 years as Principal of St Andrew’s Hall, the CMS Australia Training College. Len trained at Ridley and was ordained in the Diocese of Perth in 1975. He also serves as Archdeacon of Essendon.
He is seeking to train and equip for ministry Christian leaders and congregation members from recently arrived immigrant communities whose first language is not English. Over the past 7 years he has taught every unit in a Diploma of Ministry course for this cohort of students.
He is passionate about Bible teaching for ministry. He remains strongly interested in cross-cultural mission and parish-based ministry. Recently, he has been upskilling in supervision and coaching for those in ministry.
New and Old Testament and theology at Diploma level for non English-speaking background students. He has taught in the areas of Missiology and World Religions. In 2020 he will co-teach two units in Professional Supervision for Ministry Workers.
Holistic Theological education, Missiology, Old and New Testament, and Supervision.
Recent papers and publications
Hobbies & Interests
Len is married to Jill who also teaches at Ridley. They have three adult children. Len is interested in walking, computing, fishing, in house renovations and family history.