The church is congregational (each member has a say in important decisions within the church).  Members elect elders to lead the church - one of whom is set aside as the pastor-teacher.  Deacons are appointed to oversee practical care within the church.  There are also a number of other posts.

The Pastor and Elders

Andrew & Family

Andrew Wigham

  • Andrew Wigham was inducted as Yateley's pastor in September 2013.  He is married to Catherine, and they have two daughters.

Ray Smith

  • Ray works as a local music teacher, teaching percussion.  Previously he served as a bandsman in the Army.  He is married to Sandra and they have two daughters.

Chris Ward

  • Chris was elected to the eldership in the first half of 2009, after serving for several years as a deacon.  He is married to Janine and they have a grown up son and daughter.

Other Leaders

Peter & Wendy Fearnley oversee the youth work, and our ladies work is run by Bernice, Shirley, Rosemary & Julia.  If you have a specific enquiry for them, please pass it on via one of the elders.