Matt Coster

Matt Coster is our Pastor, having joined the leadership team in mid-2020. Matt began following Jesus in his mid-teens and has since desired to lead people further in their experience of God, particularly through teaching the Bible verse-by-verse. He is married to Gee, who serves as our Safeguarding Lead, and in his spare time, he enjoys being in the great outdoors and cooking.

Chris Brook

Chris Brook serves as an Elder on the Church leadership team and is also our Treasurer. He is married to Beth and they have been members of Mow Cop Community Church since December 2012. He and Beth organise the Criss-Cross Club. Over the past 47 years they have been members of a number of Independent Evangelical Churches across the north of England from South Yorkshire up to Cumbria, but since retirement have settled in Scholar Green to be nearer their family.

Chris Brook

Chris Brook serves as an Elder on the Church leadership team and is also our Treasurer. He is married to Beth and they have been members of Mow Cop Community Church since December 2012. He and Beth organise the Criss-Cross Club. Over the past 47 years they have been members of a number of Independent Evangelical Churches across the north of England from South Yorkshire up to Cumbria, but since retirement have settled in Scholar Green to be nearer their family.

Julian ‘Jib’ Mason

Jib has served as a Deacon for several years; he oversees maintenance of our building and makes sure we keep up with regulations. Jib is married to Tess, who also serves as our Safeguarding Administrator, and they have two daughters. As a professional landscape artist, work often takes Jib away to the Highlands and islands of Scotland and other beautiful parts of the country before he returns home to within a stone’s-throw of the church building.

Julian ‘Jib’ Mason

Jib has served as a Deacon for several years; he oversees maintenance of our building and makes sure we keep up with regulations. Jib is married to Tess, who also serves as our Safeguarding Administrator, and they have two daughters. As a professional landscape artist, work often takes Jib away to the Highlands and islands of Scotland and other beautiful parts of the country before he returns home to within a stone’s-throw of the church building.

I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me

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