Pastoral Team and Elders

Pray + Teach + Equip + Guard

Alwyn Barry

Senior Pastor

Previously Alwyn was Pastor of Street Baptist Church in Somerset and before that was in the leadership of Widcombe Baptist Church in Bath. Alwyn lectured in Computer Science for 20 years, undertaking research in Machine Learning and consultancy for a range of well-known technology and engineering companies. He is married to Ann, who is a Head Teacher, and they have four children.

Tim Martin

Associate Pastor

Tim is married to Melody and they have two energetic sons. In January 2014 he became Cambray’s Associate Pastor, following 7 years working for churches in Highgate and Virginia Water. He worked for 3 years for a management consultancy in the City of London and obtained his MA in Biblical Interpretation from London School of Theology, writing his dissertation on the use of the Bible in Rastafari.

Andy Turnbull

Youth & Families Pastor

Andy is husband to Jo and Dad to Lucy and Ellie.  From teenage years, he’s been passionate about reaching children and young people with the Gospel.  Following a career in the sports and leisure industry, Andy has worked at Kennet Valley Free Church, Reading and Cranleigh Baptist Church, Surrey before moving to Cambray in November 2021.  His interests include time with family, sports, socialising and playing drums.

Alan PilbeamElder – Discipleship
Paul MontgomeryElder – Pastoral Care
Colin BarnettElder – Vision and Strategy

Deacons

Lead + Love + Serve + Enable

Alex LuffrumChurch Secretary
Lee WillcoxSmall Groups
George BoydWelcome, Newcomers & Fabric
Harry DoelSafeguarding
Matt MarksActing Treasurer
Andrew Chan

Staff

Administer + Serve + Enable

Beth SimpsonChurch Manager

Beth has worked in church management since 2013, joining Cambray in 2018. Prior to that she looked after Communications at Gloucestershire Criminal Justice Board and ran the Marketing Department at a major educational publisher. She is married to Chris and they have two teenage children.

Geraldine LuffrumFinance Officer

Geraldine was born in South Africa. She worked for a major bank while earning her Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and then a Post-Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education. She taught Accounting and Functional Maths in a Christian Secondary School for 8 years before coming to the UK in 2010 with her husband, Alex, and their 2 daughters, Natalie and Emma. She was appointed as Finance Officer in 2014.

Rob & Rachel GoldsmithCleaners

We are privileged to be joined by Rob and Rachel who clean the church for God’s glory. They have previously provided cleaning for other churches in Cheltenham, and they lovingly serve God through their practical skills.