The Kairos Connexion Team
Nic, who founded Frontline church in Liverpool, leads the team who give input to leaders and churches across England and Wales. Nic is married to Jenny, has four grown up daughters and 7 grandchildren. Nic was a GP in a former life and moved to Liverpool in 1991 to plant Frontline Church. Frontline has now been handed on to a new leadership team.
Nic brings long range strategy and day to day direction for the development of Kairos Connexion and he is supported by a Board and a Delivery Team.
Gareth & Jenny Irvine
Development Team & Board Member (Jenny)
Gareth & Jenny lead Saint Aidan’s Coventry and work part-time for the Diocese of Coventry as 20’s-30’s Development Leaders. They both have a passion for training and investing in young leaders, and are excited to be working with Kairos Connexion in developing coaching pathways for churches and their teams.
They love good coffee, tasty food, movies and visiting the seaside whenever they can. Together with their children Jessica (4) and Caleb (2), the Irvines are learning to live lives of adventure following Jesus in faith, hope & love.
Helen & Ben Askew
Development Team & Communications
Ben and Helen are responsible for communications and will be working to find the best ways to help us as a movement share our story. They live in Harrogate and work with Kairos Network Church, where Ben is Pioneer Curate and Helen is the Network Developer.
They have been involved in leading Missional Communities in a number of contexts for over 15 years and are currently leading a community reaching out to primary age families. They love music, good food, playing games and good coffee. They have 2 children, and a cat.
Jennie has recently joined the Kx Team as our Operations Manager. She is a keen lover of process and organisation and is using those skills in the Liverpool office helping Kx to grow from strength to strength. Jennie supports Nic and the team in the day to day running of the office and also provides support to our new Board of Trustees.
With a background in marketing and advertising, John is retired from his commercial business but keeps his hand in as a non exec director and mentor to a number of younger business men and women. John’s passion is to see God’s Kingdom and influence grow in our cities and regions through churches working collaboratively with one another to demonstrate His love. John lives in Sheffield with his wife Liz, loves to travel, play golf, fish and drink good coffee.
John is Senior Pastor of Frontline Church, responsible for the vision and health of the church. He is passionate about discipleship, mission and the gospel. Prior to church leadership John was a high school teacher. John is married to Kirsten, has 2 boys, and loves to spend his free time in the mountains or at the pub.
David & Jenny Rosser
David and Jenny Rosser will be providing a wide range of support at Kx events. They live in Durham and have been involved in Christian ministry for over 40 years. They spent much of their working lives in Christian publishing.
They have many years experience in the development and implementation of Missional Communities and have trained Missional Community leaders and have also been part of teams at Learning Communities. They are currently working with churches in the North East.