The Association of Evangelists also has ‘affiliates’, those doing the work of an evangelists in a range of different contexts. Some are employed by other organisations or churches. Affiliates join with the other evangelists from time to time for prayer, fellowship, and discussion.
Pete is a Londoner, although he accidentally ended up supporting Liverpool Football Club. He loves music & playing the Drums and has an interest in almost everything.
Pete has always been very involved with many different outreach initiatives, from homeless work to starting up regular care home ministries, as well as being involved in youth summer camps. For around 12 years Pete has also volunteered with Street Pastors. He has worked as an Evangelist with his local church, Grove Chapel, Camberwell. He is involved with various ministries including regular door knocking, 1-to-1’s with people, International Cafe & community lunches, and evangelism training. Pete enjoys meeting and talking with anyone and everyone, understanding better what they believe and why, whilst trying to share something of the good news of Jesus.
Pete lives in Camberwell with his fantastic wife Vicky who hails from South Africa and their young son Micah.
Vinny is based in Southport, Merseyside and was converted as a student in November 1979. Since then he has travelled extensively preaching the gospel to all ages with a particular strength in young people’s work. He has a sports background, playing football to a high level, which he left to concentrate his energies on gospel work. He has a speciality outreach with his ceramic exhibition using a potter’s wheel. He has written a tract for sports-minded people entitled The Greatest Team Ever. He is a leader with United Beach Missions and was on the staff of Young Life as their North West worker for many years.
Nathan is an evangelist based in the Midlands. He works from his local Church (Arnesby Baptist Church) and is on the staff of Young Life (NYLC). He is involved in evangelism to all ages and backgrounds but with a particular heart for reaching children.
He works in schools, holiday camps, Bible clubs, YL branches, Open Air outreaches and is involved in regular preaching and evangelism. Nathan trained as an Engineer with the Royal Navy before leaving to train with Foundation Matters. He now lives in South Leicestershire with his delightful wife Ellie
Andy lives in Bournemouth, with his wife Abi and rescue greyhound Matilda. After graduating and working as a Geologist, he and Abi trained at Cornhill. They both work part time for Christ Church Westbourne; Andy is the Evangelist and Facilities Manager. He shares the gospel in various contexts, to all sorts of people, by preaching, group work and one to one. During lockdown much of his work went online running courses and reading the Bible with people all around the world.
Andy has a passion to preach Christ and train others to do so. He was an overall leader on a CPAS Venture for 10-14 year olds for several years. He now is an Ambassador for The Word 121 and Christianity Explored Ministries. Along with exploring ways of supporting churches in Southern England with their evangelistic witness, Andy is also in the process of forming the charity Safe and Sound Gospel Ministries.
He enjoys smoked foods, online gaming and greyhound socials, and especially so when sharing those interests allows gospel conversations.
Steve lives in Dunstable with his wife, Marlies, and their three Children. After graduating from university he spent 5 years serving with in Albania with the Albanian Evangelical Mission. Steve was involved with sharing the gospel in the a variety of contexts from town to village, summer camps to preaching. While there he met a Dutch lady called Marlies!
He now serves as ‘Community Engagement Pastor’ (Church Evangelist) at Christ Church Dunstable. Steve helps facilitate many weekly activities in the ‘the Way’, the church community centre in Dunstable (e.g. Art, Knit and Natter, Men in Sheds, etc). Each group always includes a 10-minute evangelistic thought for the week. Convinced that evangelism needs to be a integral part of the church culture, part of Steve’s role is to equip and train the church, leading them in various forms of evangelism, and ensuring that they remain focussed on sharing the good news of Jesus Christ
He has many interests ranging from Music to Art and where there is an opportunity he’ll give anything ago; especially if it creates an opening for gospel conversation. He loves people.