Ministry Team

Rev. James Chapman

Lead Minister: James Chapman

James has been at CRB since 2010, first as Associate Minister and since 2014 as Lead Minister. Previously he was minister at Newthorpe Baptist Church, near Nottingham. Before his ordination as a Baptist minister, he had experience in social work and business management.

James teaches Theology and Biblical Studies for ForMission College in Leeds and is an Associate Tutor for Northern Baptist College.

John Maison

Assistant Pastor: John Maison

John was previously the pastor of the Berean Baptist Temple, and minister-in-training with us last year. He is working part time helping to coordinate cross-cultural relationships in the Church and integrate new members.

Young People and Families Pastor: Tony Harris

Joining the ministry team in May 2017, Tony is currently the Children’s, Youth and Family worker at Walsgrave Baptist Church, near Coventry. He is a passionate Rugby fan.



Support Team

Carol moore

Church Secretary

Carol Moore is the de-facto boss of CRBC – just ask her husband, the reverend – or any man!

Lizzy Levy

Church Administrator

Lizzy Levy is our Church administrator. She works on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Steve & Karen Knox


Steve and Karen Knox are our Caretakers.