Russell Powell

Russell Powell has more than 30 years experience across all forms of media, with a long career as one of Australian radio's most prominent journalists and presenters. He was one of the pioneers of the ABC's NewsRadio network. As well as his on-air work, he has taught at the Australian Film, TV and Radio School. He is now the CEO of Anglican Media Sydney and the Archbishop of Sydney's Media Adviser.

COVID-19 and Pastoral Visitation

March 30, 2020

We’re all building the plane while flying it!

March 30, 2020Hundreds of Sydney Anglican congregations have held church services via livestream or videoconference for the second week in a row, on a special day of prayer for the effects of the coronavirus.

Let us be prayerful, thankful and watchful

March 28, 2020Sunday, March 29th is a day of prayer against the pandemic and Archbishop Davies is urging Christians to 'devote themselves to prayer'.

Help us share Jesus. Loud and Clear

March 27, 2020

Pastoral and Community Care during COVID-19

March 27, 2020

Tips for Virtual Church in Lockdown

March 26, 2020

Tighter restrictions on home gatherings push fellowship online

March 25, 2020A number of new restrictions on gatherings mean that home groups are no longer possible according to government COVID-19 guidelines.

Sydney Anglican churches livestreaming

March 24, 2020

‘Serving Christ together’ Archbishop Davies to stay

March 24, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies will continue to lead the Sydney Diocese until March next year, after his term was extended in the emergency circumstances of the Coronavirus.

Churches challenged to continue care as they move online

March 22, 2020The first Sunday of Australian Christianity's new normal has seen hundreds of Sydney Anglican parishes go online, reminding members of the love of Jesus amid the pressures of COVID-19.

Connecting during COVID19

March 21, 2020

COVID-19 Update ‘Humility and faith’

March 20, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies has spoken on video about the difficult days ahead because of the Coronavirus but said Christians should respond in trust and humility.

Prayer during COVID-19

March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Church Worker Frequently Asked Questions

March 19, 2020

“A woman of profound faith who has left an indelible mark upon modern medicine”

March 19, 2020World-renowned Christian obstetrician and gynaecologist, Dr Catherine Hamlin AC has passed away at her home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the age of 96.