Lead Minister: James Chapman

James has been at CRB since 2010, first as Associate Minister and since 2014 as Lead Minister. Previously he was minister at Newthorpe Baptist Church, near Nottingham. Before his ordination as a Baptist minister, he had experience in social work and business management.

James teaches Theology and Biblical Studies for ForMission College in Leeds and is an Associate Tutor for Northern Baptist College. So far in 2018, James has been in Ghana teaching Missiology and Comparative Religions on a MA Course at the Ghana Baptist University College, Kumasi. Also he has been to Sweden sharing in a Conference on Integrating Refugees and migrants with the European Baptist Federation, presenting a seminar on multi-ethnic Church.

Contact James at james@crbchurch.org.uk.

James is currently on Sabbatical leave until 10th February 2020.