Our Leadership team is made up of faithful people called by God and appointed by the church membership...
Rev Jack Walker. Minister.
Jack joined us on July 1st 2019 after very successful ministries in Leigh Park and Newport Pagnell.
Jack is joined by Jill his wife, and we welcome them to our town and Church! Jack is keen on every aspect of gardening, enjoys the open air areas and is a 'community person', always prepared to help!
Liverpool FC is his sporting passion after being involved through out his life with coaching and running football Clubs of all ages!
Gordon Hopkins - Church Secretary
Gordon has been a member of the Church for a number of years and elected as Secretary in 2006 and has seen through the different periods of development in the Church. He began serving the Church through music playing the keyboard and leading, and since handing that responsibility over he oversees all aspects of the Administration of the Church, He has been married to Jean for over 54 years, has three children [one in the UK, one in Australia and one in New Zealand!] He has led through local adult football Leagues in difficult times including Walking Football, and having been born in Wolverhampton, is an avid follower of the Wolves!!
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Laura Ivey - Treasurer
Laura has served WBC in many capacities over a number of years and now serves as our treasurer.
She is married to David, who runs his own business, and Laura Manages the Andover Branch of the Citizens Advice Bureau and has two children.
She enjoys escaping the rat-race whilst walking her two dogs around the Whitchurch open spaces. Keeps a keen interest on the exploits of Southampton FC!
John Hadley - Leader
John works as a project manager for Hampshire County Council. He is a talented service leader and preacher, married to Rachel with three children all attending the local school. John is keen to make his faith relevant to the local community.
John McCaughren - Leader
John has just recently joined the Leadership Team after settling into the Fellowship here having moved from Essex. John's has been involved in Finance having worked for over 30 yrs for the Salvation Army. John is married to June [see below!] and has two daughters and a son and nine grandchildren, and relaxes by taking Godfrey for walks! [Yes, Godfrey is the dog!]
June McCaughren - Leader
June, wife of John, has served her whole working career with the NHS as a Nurse, and now retired, finds numerous avenues to put her experience and knowledge to good use. With a 'pastoral heart', June brings so much wisdom and understanding both to the Leadership and Pastoral Teams. John and June have a son and his family in Canada, a married daughter in Baptist Ministry in London and another living in Eastleigh.
Adam Stacey - Leader
Adam is also a new comer to the Team and brings a wealth of experience having been involved in various projects in his previous Churches. Adam is married to Hannah, and has two children Lillia and Theo
"Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith." (Hebrews 13:7)