Church Appointments – 2021 to 2022

  • Pastoral Assistant – Jill Denison
  • Church Secretary – Gillian Harrison
  • Treasurer – Martin Day
  • Assistant Treasurer – Judith Johnson
  • Stewards Coordinator – Jean Holmes
  • Management & Property Convener – Francois Smith
  • Communications & Outreach Convener – Alan Cownie
  • World Church Partnership Convener – Felicity Harris
  • Finance & Stewardship Committee Convener – John Denison
  • Registrar of Marriages – Senior; David Wiggs – Deputy; Nicola Mearkle
  • Safeguarding Coordinator – Children & Young People – Jill Berry
  • Deputy Safeguarding Coordinator – Andrew Mander
  • Safeguarding Coordinator Adults at Risk – Jill Denison
  • Deputy Safeguarding Coordinator Adults at Risk – Louise Wilmer

Church Committees – 2021 to 2022

Management Committee

  • Francois Smith – Convener
  • Janette Pollard – Manse Advocate & Secretary
  • Revd. Russell Furley-Smith – The Minister
  • Gillian Harrison – Church Secretary (ex-officio)
  • David Holmes – Insurance
  • Lyn Kilpatrick – Catering Coordinator
  • Alison Whittingham – Hiring Secretary
  • John Denison – Convener of Finance & Stewardship
  • Jill Berry – Line Manager for Caretakers & Representation 
  • Colin Burgess – Heath and Safety Co-Ordinator / Electricity Officer / Security Officer
  • Martin Day – Treasurer (ex-officio)                                             

World Church Partnership Committee

  • Felicity Harris – Convener (2018 – 2023)
  • Revd. Russell Furley-Smith – The Minister
  • Minute Taker – TBA

Committee Members

  • Martin Day
  • Cameron Farley-Smith
  • Irmina Hughes
  • Janny Kay-Janssen
  • Ian Johnson
  • Daniel Markle                                                                            

Finance and Stewardship Committee

  • John Denison – Convener
  • Martin Day – Treasurer (2020 – 2025)
  • Judith Johnson – Assistant Treasurer & Donations & Gift Aid Secretary
  • Revd. Russell Furley-Smith – The Minister
  • Gillian Harrison – Church Secretary (Ex-officio)
  • Heather Park – Representing Elders Meeting
  • Andrew Mander – Minutes Secretary & Church Meeting

Communications and Outreach Committee

  • Alan Cowie – Convener
  • Barbara Hedgecock – Minute Taker
  • Revd. Russell Furley-Smith – The Minister
  • Heather Park – Editor of Reflections
  • David Wiggs – Church Webmaster
  • Colin Burgess – Church Member representing Elders Meeting
  • Solveig Smith – Church Member

Delegates / Representatives – 2021 to 2022

Southern Synod and the URC and South Area London Synod Area

  • Gillian Harrison

Churches Together in Purley and Kenley Lay Group

  • Janny Kay-Janssen
  • Terry Whittaker (alternate)

Christian Aid Organiser

  • Colette Baker

Local Committee of the Women’s Day of Christian Unity

  • Jill Denison

Purley Youth Project

  • Andrew Mander – Trustee
  • Lyn Kilpatrick – Representative on Management Committee

Abbeyfield (Purley) Society

  • Margaret Morgans

Purley Food Hub

  • Terry Whittaker – Trustee
  • Louise Willmer – Management Committee

Youth and Children’s Leaders and Helpers

Sunday Club

  • Terry Whittaker – Co-ordinator

Helpers:

  • Irmina Hughes  
  • Jill Berry
  • Janny Kay-Janssen
  • Andrew Mander
  • Nicola Mearkle
  • Daniel Markle  
  • Ruth Foster

Holiday Club – Activity Day Planning Committee

  • Revd. Russell Furley-Smith
  • Jill Berry
  • Andrew Mander
  • Terry Whittaker
  • Janny Kay-Janssen

Junior Badminton

  • David Juster (Leader)
  • Julie Juster

Thursday Playtime

  • Louise Pacitti – Leader
  • Jade Hallam – Leader
  • Patience Joiner – Leader

Helpers:

  • Barbara Hedgecock
  • Vivienne Thomas
  • Jill Berry
  • Janny Kay-Janssen
  • Jean Holmes
  • Janette Pollard