Meet the Team


Barrie Jackson

Barrie has recently qualified as a Lay Reader and alongside other leaders helps co-ordinate and lead the 9:15 Morning Worship services at St. Luke's Church. Barrie also runs services in local care homes. He is the PCC secretary and undertakes various admin duties.

Roger Simpson

Roger is a Church Warden and along with Barrie helps lead the 9:15 Morning Worship at St. Luke's.


The Connections Team

Neil Taylor, Deb Podmore, Dave Podmore, and Steve Dale,  lead the Connections All Age Service. They set up for Sunday worship in St. Luke's Academy, Leek Road, Endon ST9 9EB.During the week they meet to pray and plan the services.

Deb also speaks at the 9:15 Morning Worship service.

Maryanne leads Monday Bible study and is the Alpha course co-ordinator.

Ros Benson

Ros produces the monthly newsletter and hosts the Monday Bible study group.

James Benson

James is now a Lay Reader Emeritus. He co-hosts Monday group and occassionally speaks at 9:15 Morning Worship.

Shirley Brindley

Shirley heads up our very active Pastoral Team, who visit the sick and elderly in their home and care homes.

Steve Dale

Steve plays guitar at Connections and is also our treasurer.