Leadership Team


Pastor & Eldership: Rev Terry Jennings,  John Livemore, Ben Mtengule and Chenge Mhepi,  and Deacon Rachel Sutton.


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.    


John, an 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 the Jolly Teapot coffee mornings held every other Monday.

Ben is  married to Pamela and with three children he likes to keep busy!  His passion is for the lost and he preaches encouraging and challenging messages every month as well as helping to oversee pastoral prayer and support for the church.

Chenge is a prayer warrior committed to seeing the Kingdom of God grow.  She is passionate about evangelism. 


Rachel is a Deacon and part of the leadership team.    She is a busy mum of two, retraining as a professional counsellor and is married to Rob.