David & Molly Carr
David Carr is the Senior Pastor of Renewal and started the church in 1972 with just four people. He is married to Molly and together they have three children and four grandchildren. He is passionate about people and involved heavily in our community, both as a hospital chaplain and school governor.
Our team of Elders have been appointed to oversee the church in accordance with 1 Timothy 3:1-7. They are:
Justyn oversees pastoral care at Renewal. He leads the various departments across the life of the church that provide pastoral services to all ages, including our Alpha and Connect teams. He is married to Liz and they have two children.
Hailing from the North and with a background in teaching, Jonny is passionate about equipping, developing and maximising leaders. Jonny heads up our Equip department. Jonny is married to Louise and they have a young daughter.
Andy spent five years in the USA serving in a multi-site church. He returned home in 2013 and now oversees our locations and services. He is passionate about seeing lives transformed by the presence of God. Andy is married to Maxine and they have two children.
Phil takes care of the day to day running of Renewal. He is responsible for the management of the organisation’s Finance, HR and Administration. Phil previously worked for 15 years in the recruitment industry. He is married to Jessica and has two daughters.