Church Leadership

Steve Christian – MinisterPhotograph of Steve Christian

Steve has been our pastor since September 2003.

He is married to Maxine and they have two children Katie and Daniel. Before Coming to Clarence Park Steve served as an assistant minister for seven years at a Baptist Church in Leicestershire. He has also worked with Oasis trust frontline teams, Youth for Christ and in two different banks. Steve trained for Baptist Ministry at Spurgeons College, London; having previously studied for his (BA Hons) degree in theology at Trinity College, Bristol.



Vacant – Church Secretary

Our church secretary post is currently vacant.



Peter Price – TreasurerPhotograph of Peter Price

Peter is our church treasurer and heads up our finance team. This team are responsible for preparing and monitoring the budgets, claiming Gift aid, paying salaries and expenses, along with invoicing for hall hiring & lettings and preparing the annual church accounts.


Kaye Cooke – DeaconPhotograph of Kaye Cooke

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Frances Wedlake – DeaconPhotograph of Frances Wedlake

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Photograph of Mandi HawkinsMandi Hawkins – Deacon

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Mark Green – DeaconPhotograph of Mark Green

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Photograph of Kevin SpeakmanKevin Speakman – Deacon

Kevin brings previous Church leadership experience including House Groups to the team and currently helps to co-ordinate the Premises Group which has responsibility for maintaining both Church and Manse properties.
He has been actively involved in (Bristol district/Somerset coast/Cheddar?) lay preaching ministry since 2005 and his teaching also includes our Free Church Housing residential homes in Weston.
Kevin also gives practical support to Sunday worship and helping with fellowship and outreach events.


Orinthia Heritage – DeaconPhotograph of Orinthia Heritage

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Alison Chinn – DeaconPhotograph of Alison Chinn

Alison has been a member of the Church since childhood and has been in Leadership for many years. She has predominately been involved with Children and Young People’s groups.

Alison is one of the Safeguarding Officers for Clarence Park Baptist Church.