Church Leaders

Elders

 

Mark Webb

Having completed a period of training with the church, Mark began serving as Pastor of the church in 2013. Mark attends Bath Street with his wife Katie and their two daughters: Tilly and Edith.

Mark's love of sport and music revolves around cricket, football, baseball and Bob Dylan! Mark and Katie live close to the church, with Katie also working locally at the Acorn's Children's Hospice.

Mark has a heart for the church’s vision of devotion to prayer, learning, fellowship, worship and mission.

 

 
     

Darryll Prew

Darryll has been coming to the church since the tender age of 6, and is part of our fabric. He is an Elder with responsibility for the musical life of the church and has played the piano for many years, as well as a couple of other instruments badly!

Darryll works as a peripatetic piano/keyboard and singing teacher currently working mainly in Walsall, and he is married to Sandra. They have 2 lovely children, Jamie & Lydia. He is an avid follower of football and cricket as well as having a very varied and eclectic taste in music.

Darryll also organises the two evangelistic musical outlets of Bath Street- the Good Traditions Irish and Folk Band, and the Bath Street Band. Please see elsewhere on our website for more information about these.

 

Deacons

 

Steve Breeze

Steve is both the church caretaker, and also our Deacon in charge of property and the church building. He is married to Barbara, and they have four grown up children, and 11 grandchildren.

Steve has many hobbies including golf and fishing, and was the goalkeeper of the church football team in the past. Now he follows Walsall or Wolves depending upon who is doing the best!

 

Samantha Barrett

Sam is a deacon involved in organising and leading some of the outreach opportunities we have as a church from special events to home visiting, one-to-one Bible studies, follow-up and baptism classes. She leads Bath Street Babes (our weekly toddler group), and the welcome team. She also plays in the worship team each Sunday as well as Good Traditions (see elsewhere on this website).

Sam teaches music part time to children from nursery age to year 6 in a primary school in Wolverhampton and also has her own flute and piano pupils. In her spare time she enjoys walking, reading, and watching mystery dramas.

 

Ruth Noake

Ruth joined the leadership team as a deacon in 2017, having spent many years as part of the Bath Street family.  She supports the leadership team in a variety of ways, from youth work to catering, and helping with the way that things are organised.  


Ruth’s career is in HR where she supports people and leadership teams in their development and growth.  Outside of work Ruth loves to catch up with family, cook for friends, and spend time outdoors.

 

 

Rachbinder (Ray) Bunger

Rachbinder (aka Ray Bunger)  joined Bath Street in 2005, and is part of the leadership team overseeing the prayer life of the church. He became a Christian in 1975, and prior to that belonged to the Sikh faith.

Ray has been married to Christine since 1983 and they have three children, and three grandchildren. All of the family work for various Christian organisations, and Ray felt the call of God to serve him in full time Christian ministry at the start of 2002, and so he joined Christian Vision Radio station where he served as the Communications Manager, and also was responsible for the daily devotion for TVA web-site, co-presenting Prayer Hour. Ray currently works for a local Engineering company. He also volunteers Tuesday/Wednesday evening for Ambur Radio 99.4FM a community station based in the heart of Walsall in the Midlands.