Mission Profile

Natalie & Jim Watson

Jesse (2004) Matthew (2005) Luke (2007) Isabel (2010)

Serving with BCA since 2004

The Watsons have served with BCA since 2004; for 13 years in Kununurra and four years at Nungalinya College in Darwin. In 2023 Natalie commenced a part-time role for the Diocese of the Northern Territory as their Women’s Pastoral Ministry Worker. She visits women in prison, pastorally supports victims of domestic violence, and helps a team with trauma healing workshops.

The Diocese of the Northern Territory covers an area of approximately 1,346,200 square kilometres and has a total population of approximately 220,000. About 30 percent of the population is Indigenous and 13 per cent signified an attachment to the Anglican Church in the last published census figures.

The Watsons' Prayer Points for November 2023
The Revd Tracy Lauersen who is the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Australia's National Program Manager – Families & Culture, will be visiting Darwin next week 16-20 November. Tracy will be running a Preventing Domestic and Family Violence training workshop on Saturday 18 November. Please pray that many will attend and that we will learn how we can be united and effective in preventing Domestic and Family Violence and responding to disclosures as God’s people.