In Australia, Shoresh-CMJ is led by the following team:
Martin and Kim Weatherston
Martin Weatherston had a dramatic conversion from a Western form of Sufism back to the faith of his youth in 1973. He went on to establish the South African branch of CMJ (The Church’s Ministry Amongst the JewishPeople) – Messiah’s People
– in partnership with an Anglican minister Roni Mechanic (a Messianic believer).
Soon after emigrating to Australia, Martin and his wife Kim networked with Kelvin Crombie to found Shoresh Australia now known as CMJ Australia.
Martin and Kim are also endorsed by Crosslink Christian Network to lead 2 home fellowships in the Midwest which meet for Apostolic teaching and fellowship, the breaking of bread and prayers in accordance with Acts 2:42. Their passion is to partner with the people of the former covenant in order to fulfill the ‘one new man’ envisaged by Ephesians 2:15.
Grant and Jill Crombie
Apart from being Kelvin’s brother, Grant has a long standing interest in Israel. He is Vice Chair of Shoresh Australia and is also on the committee of Friends of Israel WA (a Jewish organisation)
John Simons born in Cape Town
Born again and empowered by the Holy Spirit during great revival in 1974 -1975 in Cape Town emigrated to Australia in 1982 on business opportunity.
Studied Theology and prepared for Ordination in Brisbane.
Ministered at Christchurch Polokwaini until 1998.
Also served as first National Director of Sharing of Ministries Abroad (SOMA) Southern Africa.
Returned to Australia in mid 1998 for ministry in Bunbury Diocese , the Parish of Williams
Served as national director for the Haggai Institute in Australia also National Director of SOMA Australia.
Served as resident host for the Healing Ministry of Sydney Cathedral.
Since 2007 serving as a priest in the Diocese of North Queensland.
Kevin and Christine Mclldowie
Keven has conducted a number of seminars on the purposes and plans of God for Israel across Australia. His wife Christine is a Teacher’s Aide plus leader of Zebulun Home Fellowships.
Fraser Harding is a board member of Pray For Israel, as well as Founder/Director of “Good News for Israel”. Ordained into the Baptist Ministry, Fraser served 15 years in “full-time” service as a Pastor/Evangelist.
He has been visiting Israel since 1969, mostly as a tour leader and in 2011 spent four months as a volunteer guide at the Garden Tomb in Jerusalem.
He has been active in Israel support ministries for than 20 years and frequently teaches on God’s eternal purposes for the “Land and its People.”
He has authored the biblical apologetic “Fact or Fiction?”.
Fraser resides on the Gold Coast.