Paul Hiley retired last summer after 31 years as Senior Leader of Market Rasen New Life Church. In September 2017, Paul handed the leadership on to the new team. Both Paul and his wife, Katy, remain  as Trustees. 


The new leadership team comprises: 

Jane Bridger Jane lives in the heart of the local community with husband Ken, having moved to Market Rasen 16 years ago to run a bed and breakfast business, from which they have recently retired. She has helped spearhead several community events and she heads up the Pastoral Team. Jane has experience of working with adults with special needs. Baking cakes is also part of Jane's skill set.



Rhona Sheppard  Rhona is also part of the Leadership Team. She has worked as a Geography teacher and was Youth Development Worker for Market Rasen New Life Church until 2016. She enjoys reading, rambling, photography and skimming stones!

Rhona is the Church administrator.



Mike May became part of the leadership team in 2017. Married to Jen, he lives in Binbrook and works full time in the education field. Horse riding and walking in the fields of the Lincolnshire Wolds feature in their lives too!

Mike will be part of the leadership team that takes Market Rasen New Life Church into a new chapter. He will lead on Vision and Strategy  and head up our preaching team.





Wider Leadership Team also meets regularly and includes three more Church members: 

Estelle Forsythe  from North Willingham [ via Essex!] is our Youth Development Worker and along with her husband Martin helps provide many midweek opportunties for young people in the local area. Both Matthew Lane  and Bob Hewson live in Market Rasen with their respective families. Matthew is a Connect Group leader and Bob heads up our technical team.


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