Michael Child has been our Minister since the foundation of the Church.
is married to Pauline who supports him in the ministry and leads the children's
activities in the Church.
was brought up in Ipswich, where he attended the Bethesda Baptist Church.
He was converted in his early teens at a Boys' Brigade camp. He was
baptised and became a full member of the Church in 1969 during the ministry of
Rev George E J Bird.
a career with the Milk Marketing Board and a time of being self employed Michael
was accepted for ministerial training.
is a graduate of Moorlands Bible College and was ordained in October 1983.
He did further in-ministry study at Spurgeons College and has held pastorates in
Suffolk and Essex.