Healthy Church Team

The Healthy Churches Team is led by the Healthy Churches Development Mentor and includes a number of staff and volunteers working with the parishes of the diocese.

Healthy Churches Development Mentor

Rev Tim Mitchell

Formerly pioneer minister of New Cross Community Church in Sutton-in-Ashfield and deanery mission enabler for nine years with experience of working in rural, urban, inner city and outer estate contexts. Tim was appointed as Healthy Churches Development Mentor in July, 2016 to build on the excellent work of his predecessor and help to establish the Natural Church Development strategy throughout the diocese.      

Email: tim.mitchell@covcofe.org   Mob: 07946 821460 

Archdeacon Missioner

The Ven Morris Rodham
Morris was formerly Vicar of St. Mary's Leamington Priors and was appointed as Archdeacon Missioner in 2010.   He has been responsible for developing the strategy of the Diocese and was instrumental in encouraging the Diocese to adopt the development of the 8 Essential Qualities as the means to fulfil its purpose. 

Email: morris.rodham@covcofe.org  Tel: 02476 521337

Healthy Church Mentors

Lynn Chetcuti and Rev Steve Hood

Lynn is the National Director of NCD UK with extensive experience in implementing the principles of NCD.  Lynn works half-time for the Diocese.  Steve is an SSM in the Diocese but works half-time as a Healthy Church Mentor across the diocese.

Lynn email: lynn@covcofe.org

Steve email: steve.hood@covcofe.org   Tel: 07885 209134

Volunteer Mentors

In addition to the staff team there is an extensive volunteer team of mentors with a wealth of experience across the diocese.  There work is invaluable in enable us to mentor the majority of churches of the diocese.