Who’s

who?

Staff

Jamie Kidd

Pastor

Sam Pilgrim

Trainee Pastor

Simon Forman

Administrator

Katie Howson

Families Worker

Dot Ingram

Women’s Worker

Jenna Houk

AT3 Intern

Chris Johnson

Evangelist

Leadership Team

tomc2

Tom Cox

Elder

jamie small2

Jamie Kidd

Elder/Team Leader

phils

Phil Slack

Elder

rons

Ron Stout

Elder

Your Title Goes Here

Your content goes here. Edit or remove this text inline or in the module Content settings. You can also style every aspect of this content in the module Design settings and even apply custom CSS to this text in the module Advanced settings.

How our leaders lead

At ECC we believe that it is not culture that dictates what qualifies a leader, but the Holy Bible.

The New Testament really talks of two types of leadership role within the local church; elders and deacons. When we say that we are an elder led church at ECC, it means that the elders are responsible for the spiritual oversight, shepherding and direction of the church family (Titus 1:5-9; 1 Tim. 3:1-7, 1 Peter 5:1-4).

Whilst the elders bear this God-given responsibility, the New Testament also includes deacons who effectively help lighten the load for the elders so that they can primarily focus on the above. At ECC we have several deacons (male and female) that help to oversee certain ministries. Beyond that as a charity we also have managing trustees to ensure that we are remaining transparent, accountable and leading with integrity.

This all said, at ECC we love to lead with accountability and recognising that we are not a business or organisation but a church family. Part of this means that we try our best to communicate decisions about the direction of the church we feel called to lead towards, with our members. For big decisions such as appointments and big spends, we seek and want to include the church members in the discerning process.

More Info

Wider Leadership Team

andyb 1

Andy Brown

Oasis

tomc2

Tom Cox

Music

Markg 1

Mark Golamhossen

Hospitality & Catering

cheryl

Cheryl Howard

Welcome Team

jonh

Jon Howson

Facilities

katie

Katie Howson

Families

davidi

David Ingram

Chair of Trustees

neil

Neil Lawrinson

Men’s Worker

sam

Sam Pilgrim

Homegroups

robr 3

Rob Rochford

A/V Systems

jaapv

Jaap Van Den Berg

Treasurer

johnw

John Watkins

Global Vision