The Rev Dr Gordon Moyes died on the weekend, aged 76.

Many people remember Dr Moyes as a member of the New South Wales Upper House, where he sat first for the Christian Democratic Party and later as an Independent and for Family First.

Prior to his parliamentary career Dr Moyes was the Superintendent of Wesley Mission for 27 years. Former Wesley Mission colleague and television producer Martin Johnson looks back on Dr Moyes and his work with Wesley Mission.