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Meet our Ministry Team

​Mornington & Mount Martha Anglican Church is made up of a team of both clergy and lay people and provides a breadth of church experience, from traditional to contemporary. Our team members are dedicated to building a strong Christian community, growing together in our faith and reaching out to serve the local community.

The Venerable Helen Phillips



Helen has been ordained for over 22 years and has worked in parishes and schools in three different dioceses in Australia. She loves being a vicar and her passions include equipping people for ministry and finding creative ways to share the gospel in contemporary society. She is also Archdeacon of Frankston, overseeing, supporting  and resourcing 20 other parishes.


Ph: (03) 5974 2451 


The Reverend John Phillips

Assistant Priest


John has over 30 years experience in ordained ministry. He holds a Masters in Counselling and Supervision and is a qualified Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor.


Ph: (03) 5974 2451


The Reverend Liz Rankin

Our Children's & Families Minister


After an extensive search for a dynamic Children's & Families Minister to join our team, we are delighted to have Deacon Liz on our ministry team. She is passionate about sharing the gospel with young people and providing pathways for families to grow in their faith.  She has a heart for building up Christian community and we CAN'T WAIT for you to meet her! Deacon Liz is running mainly music on Tuesdays, NextGen Youth Fridays (during term time) and MOPs (Mothers of Preschoolers) Monday nights (fortnightly)!


Ph: (03) 5975 0198


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