Our Leaders

Please find below an introduction to our church leaders.
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Darren Mallett
Lead Pastor 
  Joel Singleton 
Assistant Pastor 
Darren joined the team in March 2017.  Prior to this he pastored Salisbury Elim Church for over 6 years, and before this pastored Bridgend Elim for over 8 years.  He also served as the 18's-30's pastor at Cardiff City Temple (now City Church) for 3 years.  Darren is married to Leanne who is Elim's National Aspire Women's Leader. They have two children Abigail & Jack.  Darren is also an avid Nottingham Forest supporter and loves swimming.
  Joel joined the team in September 2018.   He is married to Sarah.  Both he and his wife Sarah graduated from Regents Theological College having done the Leadership track.  He has a big passion for seeing the Church become all it was intended to be and has a great desire to see the City transformed for Jesus.  Joel also likes Rock climbing and cycling.

Paul Laycock


Sally Mowbray 
Originally from Sheffield, Paul has been a member of the church for over 30 years and at various times has served as a member of the worship team. Finance Officer and Deacon. He and his wife Julia met whilst they were playing in Country and Western bands and together they lead Hope Country Gospel Band. In addition to Paul’s local roles at Hope City church, he also manages the gift aid and insurance sections at Elim’s international offices in Malvern.
  Sally has been a part of Hope City Church for over 20 years and is an Elder, Finance Officer and Worship Team Leader/ musician.  She is married to Greg and has three grown up children.  She loves the great outdoors, hiking and Swimming, growing her own produce and very much appreciates living in the beautiful county of Herefordshire.


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