Leadership Team and Staff

Pastor                                                                       

Terry Griffith

Terry grew up in East London and was converted and baptised at East Ham Baptist Church in 1971 aged 16.  After graduating with a degree in geography he trained at Spurgeon’s College and has over 35 years’ experience of varied ministry, first in Hackney and since 1995 in Bexleyheath.  His interests include West Ham United, walking in Scotland, reading in general and collecting books. Terry has been very happily married to Debbie for over 35 years and they have one son who is a keen surfer.

Associate Pastor

Andy Banks

Andy was born and bred in Ipswich.  He became a Christian aged sixteen, on Easter Sunday, and was baptised the following year.  Andy is married to Fiona, and they have three children, Joel, Erin and Faith.  Andy joined Trinity in September 2010, after he completed his ministerial training at Spurgeon’s College.  When he is organised enough, Andy enjoys rock climbing, hill walking and open canoeing, and has had varying degrees of success in interesting his family in these activities.

 


Deacons
 

Louise Brady

Louise works full time for OMF International (UK) in the Finance Department. Louise oversees the Youth work at Trinity, is involved with the music group and the 18-30’s group.

 

 

 

 

 

Stuart Campbell
Stuart became a Christian aged 18 and has been a member of Trinity for nearly 30 years.   As well as occasionally preaching, Stuart's main responsibilities are health & safety, organising the welcome team and helping with sound at Sunday services.  

He is married to Louise and they have two sons (Ross and Euan).  Stuart works in the city.

 

Andrew Evans

Andrew has been a Christian since his early teens. He has been attending Trinity since September 2010 and has been involved in the church's youth ministry serving as a YP leader. Andrew also has a passion for God's word and preaches from time to time.  

Andrew works in Banking. He is married to Athena and they have two daughters, Elissa and Talia. 

 

 

Nikki Hall

Nikki has been a member at Trinity since 1988. She is married to Jeff and they have 2 children, Tim and Lizzie, who are both currently working and living away from home. Nikki enjoys being involved with the worship team as a singer. She is a part-time primary school teacher and a volunteer with OMF International.

 

 

Ron Jones

Ron came to Trinity in 1988, and is heavily involved in the music ministry.  His main responsibility as a Deacon focuses on minuting Deacons’ meetings.  He is retired, is married to Eileen, and has four daughters and four grandchildren.

 

 

 

 

Yohan Keerthiratna

Yohan was born in Sri Lanka and was baptised in 1991 at a Church in Romford. Yohan and his wife Ruchi have been members of Trinity since 2001. They have a grown up daughter, Naomi. Yohan is the Treasurer for Trinity and heads up the Finance Team.  Yohan also works in London as an accountant.

 

 

 

Caroline Kirby-Smith 

Caroline has been part of Trinity since 2015.  She is a retired administrator and has 3 daughters and 6 grandchildren. She became a Christian at the age of 15. Her desire is to see the touch of God through prayer, healing and wholeness in the lives of the family of the church and the community. She is the deacon with responsibility for Prayer coordination.

 

 

 

David Linley

David had an encounter with God when he was seven years old but began committedly following him aged 20. He worked with London City Mission for over 40 years and has now retired to Bexley. He and his wife Anne have four children and seven grandchildren.

 

 

 

Isaac Osei-Kwame

Isaac was born in Ghana and was baptised at Grace Baptist Church Kumasi at the age of 17. Isaac and his wife Cynthia have been members of the church since 2013. They have a son and a daughter, Jesse and Ann-Angel. Isaac is responsible for the payroll of the church, helps with the sound at Sunday service and is one of the welcoming team. Isaac is a lecturer in Business Studies, Economics and Finance and Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers.

 

 


Staff

Janet Grist - Pastoral Care Assistant

Jan has been attending Trinity since the early 1970s. She is married to Malcolm, and has 3 adult children and 6 grandchildren. She has been involved in the children's work off and on for many years and currently co organises Trinity's weekly coffee morning, Oasis.

 

 

 

Alexa Moody - Community Worker

Alexa, her husband Ian and children Boaz and Esther have been part of Trinity since 2000, and  Alexa has been Trinity’s Community Worker since September 2009. 

Alexa runs our baby and toddler group, Baby & Co, every Wednesday morning during term time.  Alexa and her team provide activities for children from birth up to nursery age. 

 

Kerry O'Sullivan - Administrator

Kerry, her husband Chris and children Isaac and Annabel have been part of Trinity since 2002, and Kerry has been Trinity’s Administrator since 2008.

Kerry works in the church office on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays which involves secretarial support to the Pastors and Deacons, membership secretary, production of the weekly News Sheet and maintenance of church diary and website.