Taupo Family Economics Meeting: 7pm, 2 November 2015

Cancelled: 29 October 2015

Taupo Meeting 2 November 2015

Time: 7pm

Topic: Family Economics

Contact: Murray and Sharon drinnanclan@farmside.co.nz

Venue: 353 Oruanui Road, Taupo

Speaker: Trevlyn McCallum from Tasmania, Australia


Trevlyn was born in Zimbabwe, grew up in South Africa and immigrated to Sydney, Australia, in 1999 where he met his wife, Susannah. They are home educating their five children on a 7.5 acre property in beautiful Allens Rivulet (Tasmania), where they hobby farm a flock of close to 30 sheep, 14 chooks, 2 cats, a dog and a horse.
Trevlyn has served as an elder in the Presbyterian Church of Australia, preached at various churches in the Hobart area and organised practical theology conferences. He is the founder of Reformed Resources (http://www.reformedresources.com.au/), an Australian ministry that encourages Christians to apply Scripture to all of life. Trevlyn has written extensively about how to apply God’s Word to life. He is also a founder of The Gospel Agenda (www.thegospelagenda.com.au), a local Tasmanian ministry that promotes the application of the gospel to the family, church and state. As Trevlyn is passionate about how the gospel (and the entire Word of God) is applied to every square inch of life and limits civil government to its sphere of sovereignty, he stood for the Family First Party in the Australian Federal electoral seat of Denison in 2013 (http://www.mypolitician.com.au/federal/candidate/trevlyn-mccallumTrevlyn has worked in managerial positions within some of Australia’s largest financial services companies. He currently works as a financial adviser for a local Hobart small business. Trevlyn has completed financial planning studies and a postgraduate degree ininternational business. He has studied practical theology; in particular Biblical economics, family worship, apologetics, politics and the Bible, ethics/morality and history.
Trevlyn and Susannah are passionate about applying God’s Word to all of life and are trying to build a multi generational vision of faithfulness for their children and grandchildren.
Trevlyn is available to speak at meetings or Church services in Auckland and Hamilton. Please refer to the link above if you are interested in having Trevlyn speak at a meeting or Church service in your area – either a meeting already planned or set up a meeting specially for Trevlyn.
Trevlyn’s meetings in New Zealand so far:
2 November Taupo
5 November Masterton
7 November Wanganui/Palmerston North


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