Our background

The Eden Bus Project, ManchesterJohn has previously been working in the prisons and young offenders’ institutions doing chaplaincy work, and on the streets of Manchester sharing the gospel.

He is also a trained Youth and Community worker. His second book, Somebody’s Child, tells some of the stories of the teenagers who committed their lives to Jesus on the streets, and he is currently writing his third book, Street Smart. He has spoken widely on youth issues as well as sharing his testimony across the world.

Gillian is an ordained Church of England minister and has been a vicar and a leader of churches for over 16 years, where she has seen the power of the gospel bring new life to people from all walks of life. She has particular experience in children’s ministry, as well as ministry to the most vulnerable in society.