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.

Tim 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.

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…

Pete & Becky Thompson

We have two daughters, Hannah and Jess and have lived in Verwood for over 20 years.  We are looking forward to hosting our first Home Group and welcoming people to our home to share our faith and cookies.

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…

Helen Stevens

Helen has been married to John for 25 years and they have two grown up sons.  Helen currently works for a Dorset charity but also worked in education, the NHS and private business.  She supported John in leading a church for several years before moving to Verwood Family Church in 2011.  She is also a…

Kevin DuPreez

Kevin was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and after getting married to Linda in 1997, moved to Cape Town.  There they did an Alpha Course with their local Church in Camps Bay and became Christians.  Kevin and Linda moved to the UK in 1998.  Blessed with two children, they have lived in Verwood for the…