The Executive Team
We are pleased to introduce the National team of Australia Prays.
COMMISSIONER JAMES & JAN CONDON
Chairman of the National Day of Prayer and Fasting.
Commissioner James and Jan Condon have been Officers of The Salvation Army for more than 45 years, retiring from active service in 2016. On 2nd April 2011, James was appointed Commissioner and Jan as the Territorial President of Women’s Ministries for the former Australia Eastern Territory which covers the States of New South Wales and Queensland as well as the ACT.James is the Chairman the NDOPF Executive Team. They have two daughters and four grandchildren and love spending time with their family.
Deputy Chairman of the National Day of Prayer and Fasting.
Wesley Leake is the founder of Business Blessings; he is an accountant and business trainer/coach/spiritual leader based in Brisbane, QLD. Wesley’s passion is to see Kingdom businesses raised up, established and supported in Australia and worldwide. He is very conscious that a new day has dawned in terms of God’s people being equipped to serve him in the marketplace. He is married to Pam and they have four children.
Michael was in business in his early twenties when he realised that God was real, God loved him. Since that time Michael has committed his life to serving God and has done so in local, State and National ministries. He current serves with two International Ministries.
Michael's prayer is that he would represent God well through humble obedience.
Michael is married and is blessed with two beautiful children.
National Events Coordinator
A member of Waverley Baptist Church, Victoria for the past 35 years Rabi is the prayer coordinator, leads the healing ministry, is a Careline, SRI-Christianity in schools, Kids Hope volunteer, leads a weekly adult Bible study and serves as an Elder. Rabi has authored three books on various Christian life topics. Married to Lilani, they have two married daughters also involved in Christian ministry. Rabi qualified as an Engineer and worked in senior management in large multinationals. Rabi now trains and coaches business owners and managers.
PASTOR LEN ROSSOW
Len and his wife Helen have been involved in active ministry for 33 years. After many years as a Senior Leader, in 2015, Len stepped into a new role of establishing and facilitating a house of prayer for the Gold Coast.
Helen and Len served for some 20 years as the Gold Coast Regional Co-Ordinators for the Australian Prayer Network.
Len is part of the planning team of the Gold Coast Pastors Roundtable, working with the Mayor, towards bringing the church of the city together for city impact. He leads a planning team for the GC Annual Pastors Retreat.
Helen and Len enjoy a close bond with their family and daily marvel at the gift of God’s grace in their 11 grandchildren.
PASTOR ADA BOLAND
Ordained with ACC over 30 years ago, Ada’s heart for her people, Nation (and her home State Queensland) guided her through an extensive career in Health, Education, and Community Development. Born in St George, South-West Queensland, the 6th child of the late Lindsay and Betty Boland (nee Hall), Ada’s mother’s clan are the Yuwaaliyaay people (from Dirranbandi into NSW), and her father’s clan are the Bigumbul people (Toobeah, Boggabilla & Toomelah).
Ada’s journey in God has taken her to many nations, training and championing local Pastors and Leaders.
Assistant National Events Coordinator
Rodney and Ruth have been married for 41 years; they have four adult children and two granddaughters. Rodney has a passion for prayer, both personal and corporate, which has brought both exhilaration and at times disappointment. Jesus became Lord of his life over four decades ago after an encounter with God the Holy Spirit. Rodney’s desire is to encourage the local churches to cooperate with God, by promoting prayer and unity across the whole body of Christ. He counts this as both an honour and a privilege.
Kym lives with his wife Nel in Adelaide, South Australia, and fellowship at Field of Dreams Church in Maylands. Kym and Nel are active in local, national, and global ministries and have ministered in various nations including Kenya, Uganda, and Israel. Kym is also a Board Member of Rahab Ministries, an outreach to the sex industry. and is passionate about unity and oneness for the Ekklesia (the Church) so that the gospel of the Kingdom can be preached.
Victorian State Coordinator Assisting the Events Team
Winnie and family migrated from Singapore to Geelong, Victoria in 1993. She was a Registered Nurse before her twin daughters and son were born. Winnie is passionate for prayer and has been so since she became a Christian when she was 14 years old. She has been involved in various Prayer Ministries and was the Prayer Co-Ordinator for her own Baptist church when they were looking for a Pastor. Her dream is that all churches will become “houses of prayer” according to the words of Jesus in Mark 11:17.
Assistant Events Coordinator
Anjali and her husband Steve attend Victory Life Church, Perth WA. Anjali is involved in prayer and evangelism Groups and in-service pastoral care. Anjali worked in the ATO for 20 years and now does casual teaching. A fervent follower of Jesus since the age of 14, Anjali endeavours to serve God passionately in every stage of her journey with Him.