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Pastor Adrian Dexter

Pastor Adrian Dexter, is the senior pastor od Liberty Church in Rotherham. Adrian also coordinates a relational network of around 25 Church leaders form a wide cross-section of Churches in Rotherham. He aslo leads the South Yorkshire Prayer S....

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Mrs Kirsty Wilson

I started off my dream career in primary teaching, however realised that it wasn’t for me, I started seeing social workers coming in and out of classes working with children whose parents were drug addicts.  I started my degree ag....

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Ms Gill Scott

Gill Scott is a owner of a company called Motive Leadership which offers leadership coaching and training and specifically encourages creative expression through the brand Disentangling Genius. A nurse by profession with over twenty....

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Mrs Wendy Holmes

Divorcee with three adult sons and 8 grandchildren.  Inspired at 18yrs of age  by Gladys Aylwood, solo missionary to China.  Wasn't til the age of 45 that I had the opportunity to follow the dream of helping underprivileged....

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Mr Ian Walker

Born in Sheffield, Ian Walker is the managing director of Sheffield engineering company Rotary Electrical Services and chair of Rotary Engineering which export to over 60 countries. After graduating in Electrical Engineering and a post-grad i....

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Mrs Jane Chapman

Jane Chapman is a Founder Director of Sheffield based, True Colours Image Consultancy, who specialise in showing men and women how to dress in colours, clothes and styles that make them look good and feel more confident. She is a Master pract....

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Mr Danny Wilson

After a childhood of feeling angry and rejected, Danny Wilson, 44, turned to drugs and alcohol. He was brought up in Hexham, Northumberland in a Catholic family with his parents and older half-brother. At the age of 16, he left school after b....

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Mr Alistair Stevenson

Alistair is a Minister at a church in South Sheffield and is training for ordination with the Church of England. He oversees The Uncut Project, a thriving community and church for Youth and Young Adults at All Saints Ecclesall, Sheffield. We ....

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Mrs Helen Moyes

I have lived in Sheffield since being a baby and although I love travelling, haven’t found a good enough reason to move away. I was about to leave to go to college, but I got married and studied at the then Sheffield Poly, training....

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Mr Nick Moyes

It was while doing research in the Electronic Engineering department at Sheffield University that I made my greatest discovery - that God wants a personal relationship with each one of us and has made this possible. Since then I have ma....

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Mrs Jenny Whittaker

Born and bred in Sheffield but now living in Dronfield  I have over 25 years  of experience of working  in church, school  and community settings with children, young people and their families. I am a member of St Andrews ....

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Mrs Ann Bancroft

My name is Ann Bancroft (64). I was born in Sheffield and have lived here all my life. I've been married to Jim for forty five years, have three grown up children and four grandchildren. My relationship with God began in 1967 (a long time....

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Mr Jon Cooper

Jon Cooper is a husband, father-of-three and primary school teacher living in north-west Sheffield. Born in Chesterfield, Jon studied biology at Hull University before relocating to Sheffield where he met his wife-to-be. After working in buil....

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Mrs Jane Fardon

Jane Fardon (45) moved nine times before settling in Broomhill, Sheffield with hospital consultant husband Nick and their three children. She launched her own image consultancy on her move to Sheffield with partner Jane Chapman in 2006 and in....

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Rev Jonathan Haigh

Born in Mexborough, South Yorkshire. Diagnosed with Leukaemia at age of 5. Declared cured at age of 19 - Thanks to Sheffield Children's hospial. Been a Christian since the age of 11. Trained as a Chef before going to Bible College and eve....

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Dr Ken Dutton

Since his mid-teenage years, Ken has been fascinated by the relationship between science and Christianity. He is a speaker on that relationship, and related matters, to any group that will have him. He has also written a book on the topic (cu....

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Mr Nick Waterfield

I am married to Angela and I am a Dad and a Grandad, we are also a foster family with Action for Children. I live and work in Parson Cross, North Sheffield for PXI-Parson Cross Initiative (which is funded by the Methodist Church in Shef....

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Miss Jodie Marshall

Jodie Marshall set up A Mind Apart in 2008 after finishing her degree in Drama at Lincoln University. She currently lives in Sheffield where she was born and bred. After taking a gap year before University and working with street children and....

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Mr James Barnes

James grew up in Sussex, before moving north to make home in the various cities of Yorkshire. He studied Physics at York University before training to teach science in Leeds and then later moved to Sheffield to undertake Research in Electrica....

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Mr Jonathan Buckley

I have been involved in youth and schools work in various forms around the world over the past 12 years - London, Rotherham, Bosnia, Uganda and Thailand. I'm currently a Project Manager with the YMCA in Sheffield working out how our Chris....

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Mr David Harris

David Harris worked in various aspects of Social Services Management & Training, including as Head of Children's Services in County Durham. Since leaving local government in 2000, David has worked for a national homeless charity; been....

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Pastor Denise Turner

My Name is Denise Turner, I am 52yrs old Born in Sheffield. I have been married to Raymond for 32yrs. We have two grown up girls and are soon to become Grandparents. I became a Born Again Christian in 1985 during a Billy Graham Crusade ....

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Mr Neil Grant

Neil Grant has been leading a Monday night event called Transformation Sheffield since 2001. Transformation Sheffield is a prayer led evening for any Christian who wants to see Sheffield transformed into the city God always intended. This ....

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Miss Rachel Taylor

Rachel Taylor (28) is Editor of Plexus , both a print and online Christian magazine for Sheffield; Project Manager at WFO , an independent media company specialising in print, design and websites; and key member of the Sheffield Media Hub. ....

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Mr Graham Sandersfield

Graham left his position as Head of Operations of a children's activity provider in 2011 after 16 years service to really focus on developing sports programmes that truly transform the lives of young people around the world.  He visi....

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Miss Fiona Walton

Fiona Walton (54) is a teacher with over 30 years experience (mostly teaching boys) and a part-time adviser with the well established (1984) interdenominational charity, Christians and Sheffield Schools. CaSS connects, encourages and resource....

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Mrs Faye Smith

Faye Smith has over twenty years experience of sales and marketing – from managing leading retail brands like Debenhams and Principles, to managing Europe’s first retail academy at Meadowhall. Along the way she’s gained vita....

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Mr Andrew Mills

Andrew is born and bred in Sheffield. He has 18 years in the electrical industry and an HNC in electrical and electronic engineering. He left school to join a Youth Training Scheme at an electronics control company, then moved into an instrum....

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Miss Tina Hodges

"Helping People Not To Settle For Less Than They Are Worth" What is possible when our greatest challenges and heartaches no longer define us but become part of our hero's journey? Tina is an inspiring and transformational ....