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Michael, is Champions Church’s minister. He was born, raised and worked in Nottingham all his life until being called to ministry and obtained training at Mattersey Hall Bible College. After graduating with a BA (Hons) in Christian Leadership, Michael relocated to Skipton and became minister at Champions Church in March 2012. Michael is an accredited Minister with Assemblies of God Great Britain. He enjoys travelling internationally, loves all things sci-fi, enjoys swimming, keeping fit and loves cats.
Michael is married to JJ, a Filipino, who enjoys cooking, exploring the beauty of Yorkshire, meeting up with friends over coffee, and loves dogs. She has a degree in Behavioural Sciences from the University of the Philippines in Manila and was a teacher at the QSI International School in Dongguan, China prior to joining Michael in the UK. JJ was born and raised as part of a local church, which instilled in her a heart for the church and the ministry. She has served extensively in various church programs such as the children’s ministry, youth groups, music and theatre, and community mentoring.
Michael and JJ are passionate about building meaningful relationships, pointing people to Jesus, and are both committed to living lives that reflect Christ’s light individually, and as a married couple.