(From left) Darek Solarski, Elder; Rev Terry Jennings, Pastor; John Livemore, Elder; Philip Goodman, Deacon and Rachel Sutton, Deacon.
Pastor Terry has lived in Birmingham since September 2012 after completing an honours degree in Theology. He became the full-time Pastor of Acocks Green Christian Centre in November 2012. He is passionate about advancing God’s kingdom and proclaiming the good news of Jesus. He desires to see people restored by Jesus in every area of their life spiritually, physically, socially and emotionally. His messages are thought provoking but easy to understand and contain real-life application. Pastor Terry has been married to Debbie since 1998 and they have a daughter and a son, Hope and Thomas.
Darek is one of our Elders – and a great encourager. Darek works at Birmingham City Council in his spare time, likes giving out Crunchies, watching films, and is enthusiastic about prayer. He is married to Asia who loves to worship and is on the worship team.
John, another Elder, is a retired AOG Pastor and brings great experience to the team. John has a passion for evangelism and mission, and loves to ride his motorbike and demolish and build things. John is married to Birgitta who has a gift for hospitality which is most often seen through theJolly Teapot coffee mornings held every other Monday.
Phil is a Deacon and is also our Finance officer. He is a retired BT engineer and is often busy improving our building. Phil is married to Sandra.
Rachel is also a Deacon and is responsible for our Missions department and helps with the food bank. She is a secondary school teacher and is married to Rob.