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

Evangelism Lead
Dom is a full time software engineer and married to Bethany. As well as being the evangelism lead, he oversees tech and the music group. Outside of church he enjoys kayaking, squash, drumming, writing code and is pretty much willing to give anything a go.

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

Treasurer & Safeguarding Trustee
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 & Data Protection Trustee
Matt has grown up at Barrow Baptist Church and has two adult children.

David Knott

Ministerial Support
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.

Davina Smith

Ministerial Support & Prayer Lead
Davina was born in Barrow upon Soar and has been part of BBC for more than 30 years. She works as a Researcher on the Farm Business Survey. She is married to Ian and has two adult children.

Reuben Sneller

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

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!