Meet the Team


Rev’d Murray Fysh comes to the Merthyr Road congregation from being the Manager of the Pastoral Care Department at The Wesley Hospital. He was in that position from 2010 to 2016. He has been a Presbytery Minister, congregational minister and a youth worker.

Murray is passionate about the church being relevant, advocating for justice, and being a visible force for good in the community. Murray is focused on showing God’s love and care whenever there is a chance. His personal belief is captured in the statement of Jesus to love God and to love others.

Minister in Association

Helen Prior comes to Merthyr Road with a wealth of pastoral experience with people of all ages and across a broad demographic in rural and urban communities, hospitals and aged care facilities.

Minister’s Assistant

Debbie is the friendly voice at the end of the phone in our Parish Office.  Working three mornings each week, she can help with all manner of enquiries about what is happening in the parish.  Debbie also handles hall bookings and keeps things running smoothly in the parish.