Bernard has been a part of the leadership Team of Life in the Spirit since it’s inception in 1979. After 44 years in Pastoral ministry in Stoke on Trent, Bridgnorth and Wallingford, Bernard and His wife Chris have laid down their leadership role in Wallingford to concentrate on a wider ministry and has a particular interest providing imput in the Life in the Spirit churches and seeking to encourage leaders . He chairs the Teamwork Support Ministries charity with continuing input to churches and leaders internationally including Africa and India. His main hobbies are walking ,holidays and Numismatics (Coin collecting), specialising in early Roman and Greek. They have 8 grandchildren.
Bernard is part of the Conference Team working with Peter Cockrell (Chair),Andrew Whitman, Roger Welch, Sam Ward and Glynn Phillips (Conference Administrator).