Jan Leavers

Jan is married to Tim and works as a staff nurse at Salisbury Hospital.  She have 4 grown-up children and 11 grandchildren!  Jan heads up the Junior Church Ministry and says this, We love our children in Verwood Family Church and it is a joy to be with them, helping them to grow in their…

Dawn Moses

Dawn is married to Phil and has 2 adult children, Ben and Anna.  Dawn owns her own very successful local business, The Curtain Cabin, which she set up in 2007 and employs 7 staff, as well as giving employment to local outworkers.  As a founder member of the Church she has been actively involved in…

Mike & Naomi Bowyer

We are Mike and Naomi.  We live in Verwood and been attending VFC for over 10 years now.  We are expecting our first baby.  Mike works in an aviation company and Naomi works as care and support worker.  We head up the Youth work from Year 7 to Year 13.  We hold lots of socials…

Tamara Hocking

Tamara has been a part of Verwood Family Church since 2010, along with her husband and three daughters. She has worked in the office since January 2013 and loves being available to assist wherever and whenever she can.

John & Helen Stevens

John and Helen live in Verwood and have been members of Verwood Family Church for 5 years.  They have been married for 25 years and have two grown up sons.  John runs his own business and Helen works for a Dorset charity and is also a Trustee of the church.  They both trained in Pastoral…

Alison Hurley

My role is to teach and encourage the youth to use their gifts and talents and to show them the gospel & God’s love.  I also want the youth to have fun and work together as a unit making friends and caring for one another.

Jane Edwards

Jane is married to Bernie Edwards, one of our Elders.  She works part time in a charity shop and spent many years working as a nurse.  Jane heads up our Toddler group, which is for our youngest children up to their 4th birthday. We aim to have fun together and to learn about Jesus.  

Tim & Jan Leavers

Churches in the Newfrontiers family are led by Elders and Verwood Family Church is no exception.

Tim Leavers is the lead Elder of the church. Tim and the Eldership Team oversee the direction and overall mission of the church and are themselves accountable to an Apostolic team within Newfrontiers.

Bernie Edwards

Bernie and Jane have been married for 38 years and live in West Moors.  They have two beautiful daughters and three wonderful grandchildren.  Bernie is a nurse by background and  is semi-retired, working part time as a lecturer at Bournemouth University.  Jane works as a part time volunteer in a local charity shop.  Bernie has been…

Jane and Paul Fox

Jane and Paul participate in many areas of church life, running a Kids Worship group and a Junior kids youth club, called CoolZone.  They are valued members of Verwood Family Church.  Paul worked as a paramedic for many years and now runs his own property maintenance business.  His is also studying a Foundations course in…