Church Leadership Team

We are encouraged to have a strong leadership team contributing diverse gifts and a range of talents to help us all grow to find our place in God’s work in Goldthorpe.

Gary & Julie Turner

Gary & Julie Turner

Garry and Julie have been part of GPCC since 2008 and took over the leadership in January 2014. Both are involved in preaching and teaching and in the music ministry of the church. Garry’s background is in engineering and he works in the Chemistry Department at Sheffield University. Julie worked as a French teacher and Examinations Officer at Hope House School in Barnsley for many years.

Dave & Joan Wood

Dave & Joan Wood

Dave and Joan have been involved in the church for twenty-five years and celebrated their golden wedding in 2012. Dave is active in preaching and teaching. Joan is very much a ‘people person’ and is good at coming alongside people and encouraging them; she also has a strong ministry in prayer and prophecy.

Stephen & Karen Burgin

Stephen & Karen Burgin

Stephen and Karen have been part of the church for many years and are involved in the youth ministry and coffee mornings, with Stephen also being involved in preaching.