Pastor / Elder
Chris was born and raised in South Leeds, and now lives in Otley. He is married to Caroline and they have two boys, Calvin & Lewis. Chris trained with the North-West Partnership Training Course and the Christian Ministry Training Course. Before going into full-time ministry Chris trained as a secondary school French teacher. He enjoys languages, sci-fi and fantasy novels, and full english breakfasts. Chris is on the steering group of the Yorkshire Gospel Partnership.
Mike recently retired from a lifetime in engineering and lives in Ilkley with his wife Judith. They have a married daughter, and two grandchildren who live in New York. Born and raised in the South of England, Mike considers himself an honorary Yorkshireman, having been married to Bradford-born Judith for 38 years and having lived in Yorkshire one third of his life. Mike enjoys gardening, fell walking and all things aviation. He has been a follower of Jesus since his late teens.