Neil Nov 2023

Neil Jones

Teaching & Discipleship Lead
Neil joined us in September 2020, having moved from the New Forest. He previously worked in pharmacy but felt the call to ministry a few years ago. Neil enjoys spending time with his family, running and cycling and is excited to be living in Barrow upon Soar.

Church Leadership Team

Along with Neil, the Church Leadership Team are:

Dom Boston

New CLT Member
More info coming soon.

Sharon Bradwell

Pastoral Care Lead Designated Person for Safeguarding

Sharon is a retired primary school teacher who is now writing property descriptions. She is married with three grown children.

Ed Dring

Ed is married to Jo and they have 2 adult children. He works in Procurements for a national house builder and in his spare time enjoys riding bikes and playing the drums.

Matt Gudger

Youth & Children's Lead
Matt has grown up at Barrow Baptist Church and has two adult children.

David Knott

CLT Member
David is married to Kathryn, they have two adult children and two grandchildren. He is an engineering consultant providing training and facilitation in problem solving. He writes Christian books and likes to throw pots.

Reuben Sneller

Social Action Lead & Secretary
Reuben works at the University of Leicester. He is married to Jen and has two children.

Davina Smith

Ministerial Support
Davina is married to Ian and has two adult children.

Linda Wall

Ministerial Support & Prayer Lead
Linda felt called to Barrow Baptist Church in 1997 and was baptised in 1998. Linda has served as a growth group leader and as part of the Restored and Prayer ministry teams, becoming part of the church leadership in March 2018

Staff Members

Clare Blain

Clare has been part of Barrow Baptist since 2007 and started working for the church in December 2016. She helps the church run smoothly, looking after number of areas.

Hanna Bostock

Church Assistant
Hanna helps to facilitate lots of the regular and special events around the church. She has grown up in Barrow Baptist Church and spent some time as a careworker at a Christian home for adults with learning disabilities.


Church Volunteers

Our church couldn't run without the huge amounts of time and energy put in by our members.
We have a team of over 50 volunteers who help with the running of our services and groups!