the committee

The Committee is comprised of the following:

Daniel Grimwade

Acting Director and Events Coordinator
Daniel is pastor of Dewsbury Evangelical Church, having been been in pastoral ministry in West Yorkshire since 2001. He is a trustee of European Missionary Fellowship and lectures at their school of Biblical Studies. He has visited Ghana with Pastors Training International to provide basic training to pastors. He is married to Karen and they have three daughters.
South Yorkshire Coordinator


Iain Clements

East Yorkshire Coordinator

Iain is the pastor of Latimer Congregational Church in Beverley, East Yorkshire. Before coming to Yorkshire he studied and worked on the south coast, in the west country, the north east, and in London. He also serves on the Steering Group of the Yorkshire Gospel Partnership. He is married to Rachel and they have one son and a daughter.

Wes Johnston

West Yorkshire Coordinator

Wes has been Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Leeds (Formerly LRBC) for almost 15 years. Prior to that he was Pastor of Chorley Evangelical Free Church, Lancashire for 5 years. He has a background in landscape management and worked in senior management roles in both Public and Private sectors prior to his call into pastoral ministry . He is married to Karen and they have 3 adult children, 2 daughter’s-in law and 1 grandchild.

Martin Woodier

North Yorkshire Coordinator
Martin moved to Yorkshire in 1982 to help support a church plant in Leeds, then began re-planting Bethel Church, Otley in 1986, which he pastored for 30 years. He is currently Interim Co-Pastor of South Craven Evangelical Church with responsibility to look at church planting in the area. He is Director of the Christian Ministry Training Course and the Yorkshire School of Christian Ministry. He has three grown up children and two grandchildren.