Tom is a lecturer at Southern Islands Presbytery Bible College teaching Theology, New Testament, and Evangelism and Mission, and is the Director of Missions for Southern Islands Presbytery. He teaches at college four days a week and visits mission fields to support local missionaries once a week. Tom is a teaching elder with Westminster Presbyterian Church and studied at Trinity Theological College in Perth, Australia. He likes sailing, fishing, photography and taking the kids on ‘adventures.’
Margaret raises our four kids, schools the oldest two and runs the home. Margaret is a trained primary school teacher, likes to read kids’ books, play music, dabble in crafts and joins Tom in a love for curries.
Sam (2008), Lucy (2009), Tim (2011), and Annie (2012) have adapted well to life on Tanna. On Tanna they like going to the beach, climbing trees, chasing chickens, and collecting fruit and nuts in the bush. They also like Thomas the Tank Engine, Fruit Ninja, pancakes and birthday parties. They have good friends in both Australia and Vanuatu.