Rev Paul Rochester, New General Secretary
Free Churches Group
The chair of trustees for the Free Churches Group (Rev Dr Hugh Osgood) has announced the following appointment of a new General Secretary in a press release of 27th January 2016.
I am pleased to release the following statement to you that is being circulated to the General Secretaries/Heads of Denominations/Ecumenical Officers of the Members of the Free Churches Group, and to those of the other Member Denominations of Churches Together in England.
The Free Churches Group has pleasure in confirming that the Revd Paul Rochester (pictured), who was appointed as Free Church General Secretary in July 2015 and has been serving in a part-time voluntary capacity since October 2015, will be taking up the post full-time from March 2016.
Paul brings to the post the experience he has gained within the Civil Service, as well as his experience from serving as an ordained minister with the Church of God of Prophecy. He has a heart for ecumenical engagement and looks forward to participating fully in the breadth of Free Church life.
Paul can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via Free Church House, 27 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9HH, telephone 0203 651 8334/8.
We are delighted that Paul is taking up this post and are confident that he will serve us well as we continue to work together with you all to increase our unity and enhance our joint Christian testimony and service in the public domain.
More information about the Free Churches Group: www.freechurches.org.uk