Our Team

Senior Minister (主任牧師) :

JTRev. Joseph Thiem (詹啟豪牧師)

Rev. Joseph became the minister-in-charge (Curate-In-Charge) of the Lidcombe & Berala Parish in 1997, then senior minister (Rector) of Lidcombe Parish in 2004. He is married to Vivian, has two adult sons and one disobedient pet dog. Joseph has responsibility to oversee all ministries and a particular focus in Chinese Ministry (Cantonese and Mandarin speaking congregations) at our church. He can be contacted by emailing joseph.thiem@lac.org.au or calling the office on (02) 8021 8035 or the rectory on (02) 9649 7004 or his Mobile: 0416 214 820.

English Pastor (英語堂傳道):


Richard Chiu (邱世傑傳道)

Pastor Richard started his ministry at Lidcombe Anglican Church in 2013 after completing his studies at Sydney Missionary and Bible College. His main ministries focus on the English speaking congregation of our church. Richard can be contacted by emailing richard@lac.org.au or calling the office on (02) 8021 8035.


Lidcombe Anglican is run by a team known as the Parish Council under the direction of our senior minister.

For 2018 our church wardens (堂理事) are:

  • Kala Yan (顏卡拉)
  • Leon Savage
  • Alan Shiu

The rest of the parish council is (堂委員):

  • Jenny Yam (任韻怡)
  • Johnny Lam
  • Willie Ho