Tim spent 6 years as a soldier before training for Ministry. After beginning at All Saints Little Shelford as an assistant minister, in 2006 he helped to start Christ Church South Cambs in Sawston.
He enjoys outdoor sports and regular games of squash. Enjoys reading biographies of mountaineers and offshore sailors, and good novels. Tim is married to Lucy Chapman. Lucy is an engineer by training and is now involved in ministry among women at CCSC. They have 3 children.
Andy is married to Kate. They have six children between 18 and 3 and he teaches at a local primary school. He is a musician and songwriter and enjoys adventure holidays in France.
Ben lives in Sawston and works at a small biotechnology company. Married to Alyce and they have two young children with another on the way. Ben and the family have been part of the CCSC family since 2014, and Ben was appointed an elder in autumn 2016. Ben enjoys cycling (both commuting and for fun!), and is a keen supporter of Liverpool FC, along with the rest of his family.
Peter became a Christian in Nottingham in 2002. He then worked as a Maths teacher for 12 years before moving down to Linton to join the Independent Schools Association. Peter is married to Liz and father of Hannah, Thomas and Emily. In his spare time, Peter is a governor at Linton Village College, plays strategic board games, and attempts to cycle and swim, although not as much as he should.
assistant youth worker
Alyce is mother to two lovely children and spends a lot of her time going to baby groups and having play dates! Alyce is originally from Huddersfield, went to University in Manchester, where she met and married Ben and they have been in South Cambs since 2013. Alyce loves musicals, watching box sets and spending time with good friends
Volunteer Staff worker
Lucy has responsibility, with others, for the ministry among women at Christ Church. She leads a daytime Bible study group and a weekly enquirers group for women. Lucy trained as a Civil Engineer and worked on Bridges and Tunnels before marrying Tim and training for ministry. Lucy likes a good Science-fiction read, loves an energetic card game , enjoys getting out in nature and occasionally paraglides and kayaks.
The whole church family is thoroughly involved in keeping our church running. On any given Sunday, 10-15 of us will be serving in some way – from teaching the children, to leading music, to serving coffee. During the week, many more get involved in small groups and informal support for each other and those around us.
other responsibilities include
- Creche – Wendy Solly
- Reception to year 5 – Andrew Buchanan
- Sound – Duncan Baxter
- Music – Joanna Baxter
- Website – Duncan Baxter
- Mission Group – Julia Creed