JOHN & MARGARET BREWSTER

Senior leaders

John and Margaret have served the Church since 1988. Their passion is to see people healed, transformed, empowered and set free by the love of the Father, through the work of the Holy Spirit.


Their primary role is focussed on the vision for and the strategic planning of the Church. They endeavour to turn vision into reality by equipping and releasing everyone within the Church. They have a heart for a multi-national, multi-generational Church community.


John and Margaret have two grown up children who are both married and have four grandchildren.







the vision team

  • Richard is the Assistant Pastor at The Well Retford Baptist Church and oversees all aspects of pastoral work. He is the man to talk to concerning all pastoral matters including, dedications, weddings and funerals.    Besides serving on the Ministry Team, Richard chairs the Management Team. He is also a member of the Bassetlaw Financial Inclusion Forum.  Yvonne is married to Richard and serves as a Trustee and is responsible for Human Resources.

    RICHARD & YVONNE WARREN

    Richard is an Assistant Pastor of the Church and is responsible for all Pastoral matters including infant Dedications, Weddings and Funerals. Amongst many of his other roles he is a member of the Management Team. Within the community he is a member of the Bassetlaw Financial Inclusion Forum and is presently Chairman of Churches Together in Retford. Yvonne also serves as a Trustee. Richard and Yvonne have three grown up children and three grandchildren.

  • MARK GILMOUR

    Mark is an Assistant Pastor of the Church and currently oversees our Youth and Children's work, as well as IT. He is also a member of the Management Team and works closely with John and Margaret assisting them in transforming Church vision into reality.

  • Fiona gray

    Along with her husband Adrian, Fiona oversees our Connect Groups. She is passionate about evangelism and her heart is to see those on the margins of society brought into the Kingdom of God. She loves praying with people and seeing Father God do a transforming work in their lives.

  • Rebekah Marshall

    Rebekah was newly married to Ollie in 2020. She is part of the team that leads our 18-30 Awaken group and works as a midwife.
  • Ana Roberts

    Ana teaches Spanish and before moving over to the UK was a church pastor in Spain. She loves to intercede for others and her prayers come from the heart of a revivalist. She is passionately in love with God and has a great servant heart.

staff

  • JO-ANNE BOND

    CHRISTIANS AGAINST POVERTY MANAGER

    Jo-Anne has been with us as CAP Centre Manager for over 15 years. We are grateful to be working in partnership with CAP in this vital ministry to our community. Jo-Anne has a real passion for evangelism and is always looking for others to join her team.

  • ANGELA WAKELIN

    CENTRE MANAGER

    Angela manages our centre and is responsible for overseeing bookings, hirings and all events that take place in the building. Her involvement with the community includes overseeing Blends Community Cafe and an occasional extra 'Pop Up' cafe when necessary. She loves to pray and leads our Outreach to the community Spirit Cafe.

  • GLYN WALKER

    BUILDING MANAGER

    Glyn is responsible for the overall building maintenance as well as cleaning and room 
    set up for the many functions hosted at The Well. He ensures the smooth running of 
    events and is quick to help, always with a smile.

  • TARA GREAVES

    CATERING MANAGER

    Tara heads up the catering team at The Well and impresses all with her fabulous food.
    Together with her assistant Sarah and some amazing volunteers, she provides a top class,
    friendly service as well as delicious meals. Go along to 'Lunch on Mondays' and see 
    what tasty treats they have in store!

  • SARAH CRUMP

    KITCHEN ASSISTANT

    Sarah is our amazing kitchen assistant who always has a big smile and a kind word. She helps

    the catering crew prepare and serve food, as well as volunteering on some of our other teams

    such as Sunday Kids and Spirit Cafe.

Ministry PartnerShips

We know we can't do this alone. We are blessed to be partnered with the below ministries and organisations that support and enable us to help others. We love being part of a wider family.

  • Harvest Alliance

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  • Ground Level network

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  • Baptists together

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  • Churches together

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  • Evangelical Alliance

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Mission Links

  • CHRISTINE MORRIS, INDIA

    Christine is our missionary. She works in India improving the quality of care and education for children with special educational needs. Her aim is to resource and equip those involved in the education and care of children with Special Educational Needs.

  • OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

    https://www.samaritans-purse.org.uk/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child


    Each year we support Samaritan's Purse's 'Operation Christmas Child' appeal by promoting, filling, collecting shoeboxes. You can send a smile too! Fill a child's life with joy this Christmas. Wrap, pack and send your own gift-filled shoebox to a child in need with Operation Christmas Child. Get started now.

  • BAPTIST MISSIONARY SOCIETY

    http://www.bmsworldmission.org/


    BMS World Mission is a Christian mission organisation, working in around 35 countries on four continents. BMS personnel are mainly involved in church planting, development, disaster relief, education, health, media and advocacy.

  • AID FOR NEPAL

    After the 2015 earthquake in Nepal the Church sent financial aid to Basbari Baptist Church in Kathmandu to help relieve suffering and facilitate fresh water supplies to two villages in the mountains. In 2017 John and Richard went over to see the work that had been done and also minister in the Baptist Church and the surrounding fellowships. We continue to support this work through our 'Brick in the Wall' project.