The Revd Canon Dr John Thew
Address: Level 5,51 Druitt Street, Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA
Tel: +61 (0)2 9284 6777
Fax: +61 (0)2 9267 3626
Description of Organisation:
The Church Missionary Society (CMS) was established in UK in 1799, with an independent CMS-Australia starting in 1916.
CMS is committed to proclaiming the gospel and serving God's people around the world to see lives transformed by Christ. CMS missionaries work in partnership with national churches and organisations proclaiming the gospel through primary evangelism, discipling and church planting. Others are involved in serving God's people through education, Bible teaching, health and development work.
Programmes & Events:
- Sends long term personnel to more than 30 countries, working with national Anglican churches and Christian organisations.
- Runs summer and winter conferences around Australia, majoring on Bible teaching and mission understanding. Over 5000 adults attend each year.
- Provides some bursaries and grants for theological education, and development projects. Facilitates selected short term missionary education trips and internships.
Area of work:
Africa, Middle East, Europe, Eurasia, Australia, South Asia, Latin America, South East Asia, East Asia.
Number of staff:
Other Main Offices in Australia
Queensland with Northern NSW
439 Ann St, Brisbane QLD 4000
NSW including ACT
Level 5, 51 Druitt St, Sydney NSW 2000
9-13 Queen St (Postal: PO Box 410), Blackburn VIC 3130
c/- 17 Church St, Hobart TAS 7000
South Australia/Northern Territory
4/195 Victoria Sq, Adelaide SA 5000
2nd floor, Law Chambers, Cathedral Sq, (GPO Box W2067), Perth WA6846