Lucy has been Principal at Westminster Theological Centre since 2013 and teaches courses in Christian doctrine and spiritual formation. She holds bachelor's degrees in both English and Theology, an MA in Systematic Theology and a PhD through the University of Otago, New Zealand. Her research interests include Christ and the Spirit, discipleship and women in the Bible.
Dez is the founder and CEO of Spark2Life, an award-winning 'faith based not faith biased' charity, working with medium to high-risk young people/adults. He has been through the criminal justice system - at 17 he was imprisoned for manslaughter culminating in him finding faith and becoming an Ordained Minister. Dez has written an autobiography ‘Convicted or Condemned’; is a qualified Therapist; trains professionals on trauma awareness; served as a Prison Therapist and a sessional Prison Chaplain.
Mark Madavan is Senior Minister in Fishponds Baptist Church, team leader, bible teacher, speaker and mentor. He is married to Cathy, has two beautiful daughters and he is registered blind.
Rev Cris Rogers is a Church of England church planter, artist, and Star Wars fan. In 2010 Cris and his family moved to Tower Hamlets, one of the toughest estates in East London, and took on the leadership of All Hallows Bow. Their desire was to restart the church, which had shrunk to seven people, and see people flourish. Cris has a deep passion for discipleship and runs the weekly podcast Making Disciples and wider ministry of Making Disciples. He is chair of the Spring Harvest Planning Group.
Cris will be giving the Bible teaching in Skegness.