YPC Speakers

Louise Ramsay

Louise Ramsay

Clinical Psychologist

Louise Ramsay is a Clinical Psychologist specialising in the field of prenatal mental health and family therapy. She is also committed to ministry with the Baptist Association of NSW & ACT serving on the Committee for Ministry.

Louise was married to James in 2000 and since then they have added Lachlan, Will, Alana and Lily to the family. Together they have a passion for bringing their training in Psychology and Theology to bear on the health and relevancy of the Christian community.

Louise is a gifted therapists whose insight into the human condition is sure to challenge your thinking about yourself and encourage you to keep pressing into God.

James Ramsay

James Ramsay

Discipleship Pastor - Mosaic Baptist Church

James Ramsay is the Pastor for Discipleship across the campuses of Mosaic Baptist Church, ACT where he is also the Pastor for their 10.30am congregation. Previously he served as Senior Pastor at Helensburgh Baptist Church, Youth Minister at Corrimal Anglican Church and Youth Pastor at West Dapto Baptist Church.

James met his wife Louise during a Psychology tutorial at the University of Wollongong and married in 2000. Together they have four great kids all under 9 years of age.

James has worn many hats in his career – Fencer, Bookkeeper, Social Worker, Youth Worker, Refugee Advocate, Manager and his second favourite job, Confectioner (this might explain his sweet tooth). His passion throughout all of it has been to help serve people wherever he can according to the love God has shown him. As a Pastor, James brings together qualifications in Psychology, Sociology and Theology to shape his ministry.

Peter Stone

Peter Stone

Director of ARROW Executive Leaders Program

Peter Stone currently works part time in the Executive Leaders Program, whilst also maintaining his own Sydney-based consulting business. Peter holds postgraduate qualifications in Christian Studies, Adult Education and Business Administration. Prior to consulting life he held executive roles in strategy, organisational development and training in corporate, professional and government organisations. He is a highly regarded facilitator and strategy consultant.

Peter is married to Grace and has two successfully launched, grown up children and a beagle. He and Grace are long standing members of St Barnabas Anglican Church at Broadway in Sydney.

Steve Dixon

Steve Dixon

Associate Director of NSW & ACT Baptist Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Steve Dixon is the Associate Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Baptist Churches of NSW and the ACT. His role is to oversee the visions of the ministry and its events as well as helping churches in finding youth and young adult pastors. Steve is also employed by Morling College to develop and deliver their youth ministry training program.

Steve served for 9 years as Coordinator of Youth & Young Adult Ministry at Gymea Baptist Church, overseeing the Friday night youth program, life groups, interns, volunteer leadership teams, evening congregation, camps and schools ministry for the 12-30 age demographic.

Steve speaks regularly in churches, as well as at camps, events and conferences.

Steve and his family are a part of H3O Church in Dee Why.

BYM Executive Team

The Baptist Youth Ministries Executive Team will be facilitating a variety of workshops around practical ministry topics for delegates to attend and participate in.