Student Minister – Bendigo Diocese

Diocese of Bendigo



The Kellys’ have ministered in Echuca, Victoria for nearly three years with Jacob serving as the student minister at Christ Church while studying at Ridley College. From 2022 they will be part of a new ministry team for the parishes of Kyabram and Tongala/Stanhope in the Diocese of Bendigo.

Jacob & Sarah Kelly

Children: Theodore (2021)

Serving with BCA since March 2019


The Kellys’ have ministered in Echuca, Victoria for nearly three years with Jacob serving as the student minister at Christ Church while studying at Ridley College. In October 2021 they welcomed baby Theodore into their family. From 2022 they will be part of a new ministry team for the parishes of Kyabram and Tongala/Stanhope in the Diocese of Bendigo. This move is part of the natural development of Jacob as a student minister.

Jacob has lived in rural Victoria for almost all of his life and Sarah has lived in rural Victoria and New South Wales for over 10 years. They are recently married and enjoy serving Christ and their local church and community.


The Kelly's December Prayer Points
Give thanks to God for His revelation through Jesus Christ. Pray for the Christmas ministry at Christ Church Echuca, especially for services over the Christmas weekend which usually have a higher number of visitors.