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Andy is the Kids and All-age ELT in Minehead. He has worked for Scripture Union as a Children’s and Family Evangelist, tutored at Moorlands College, and recently worked as the Children’s and Family Adviser for the Diocese of Winchester. Lighthouse Ministries enables him to support churches and organisations, so combining his extensive experience with the flexibility and creativity needed to develop ministries suited to the local context.
Alan will be the Kids and All-age ELT in Skegness. He serves as Facilitator for the Global Children’s Forum, a partnering community working to see children everywhere walking with Jesus. He is Advisor for World Without Orphans and former Chair of Home for Good. Husband to Claire, together they have a fluid family of birth, adopted and foster children.
Katy has been involved in childrens ministry for 20 years. She has previously served at Ivy Church, Didsbury and most recently The Message Community Church in Wythenshawe, Manchester. Katy is passionate about creating spaces for little ones to have opportunities to encounter Jesus and is excited to lead the 0-4s team this year. Let’s pray and expect that these mini kids will encounter our Mighty God!
Andrew and Christine live in East Sussex and have two adult daughters. Andrew is currently a Headteacher of a small rural Sussex Primary School. He has been involved in Puppet Ministry, outreach to Dads and helping young people study the Bible, although these days he’s more likely to be playing in the music group. Christine has spent her working life teaching in primary education and in ministry to children and families. Currently they are both involved in supporting a local church with their outreach via Messy Church. Having had a break from Spring Harvest for the last three years they are excited to be back and leading the team in the nursery once again.
Sam is the full time NextGen pastor for Lifecentral Church based in Halesowen, just outside Birmingham, where he oversees the kids, youth and young adults ministries. Sam’s main focus is children’s work and he has been working in ministry for over 10 years with experience in a variety of Church & charity settings. He is passionate about pioneering relevant, fun and engaging kids ministries.
Rob & Nat are presenters, creatives, children’s workers and co-founders of 4Front Theatre - a touring Christian theatre company.
As creators of the YouTube channel ‘Virtual Sunday School’, they are excited to be returning to Spring Harvest to run the 8s-11s programme. We had an awesome year in 2022, and are looking forward to even bigger and better things this year.
Nick is a leader with Powerpack Ministries. He has worked with Powerpack for 30 years and expects God to move powerfully among the children at Spring Harvest. Nick lives and worships in Oxford. He is married to Kath and has three children.
Sarah began her working life as a primary school teacher in Kent, but soon after felt called into children’s work. Since then she has worked as a schools worker for different Christian trusts including 5 years as Children Worldwide’s development worker. Sarah now lives in the Midlands and works full time for Knowle Parish Church as their children’s minister.