Simon Falshaw


Priest in Charge

Telephone: (01384) 423142   E-mail


From Sheffield.  Has lived in Lye for 15 years and loves the place.  Likes Walking, cooking, painting and trying to write novels.

Chris Kent


Associate Priest

Telephone: (0121) 550 3132    E-mail



Chris has a background in chemical engineering and works at Birmingham University and in his free time serves on the ministry team at Christ Church. Likes wilderness walking, boats and reading; would like to re-start making models and running a train set - for the grandchildren, of course!

Fred Swartz

Pastor  for  Brickworks Church


Fred comes from New Jersey in The USA. He is married to Lacey and has 6 children.  Before coming to Britain he used to work as a maths teacher. in his spare time he writes poetry.