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Martin is senior minister of Rising Brook Baptist Church in Stafford. The church's emphasis on mission as social action has led to community projects being established, and ongoing cross-cultural mission overseas. Martin also supports Christians in the arts through leadership and teaching.

Dr Amy Orr-Ewing is an international author, speaker and theologian who addresses the deep questions of our day with meaningful answers found in the Christian faith. Travelling internationally, Amy is a regular speaker across university campuses, businesses, parliaments, churches and conferences as well as on TV and radio. She is the author of multiple books including Where is God in All the Suffering? and the bestselling, Why Trust the Bible?

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 which can be found at

Dr Selina Stone teaches theology at St Mellitus College and has a background in community organising. She is passionate about equipping Christians to understand the holistic message of the Gospel and to embody it in creative and compassionate ways in the world.

Selina Stone is a tutor and Lecturer in Theology at St Mellitus College where her teaching focuses on theology, Christianity and social and political issues. Selina considers herself to be a scholar-activist, maintaining close links with local community groups and churches. She is a sought-after speaker and consultant: teaching, training and advising community leaders, charities and churches who are seeking to work towards a more just world in which all people might flourish.

Lisa is a Baptist Minister with over 25 years experience. She has recently joined the National Team of the Baptist Union of Scotland prioritising caring for ministers and encouraging spiritual formation and discipleship. She’s also part of the Spring Harvest Planning Group and a member of the EA Council. 

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