Speakers

Bible by the Beach

Dr. Richard L. Pratt, Jr.

Dr. Richard L. Pratt, Jr. is President and Co-Founder of Third Millennium Ministries.  Dr. Pratt served as Professor of Old Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary.  An ordained minister, he travels extensively to evangelize and teach. He has authored numerous articles and books, including Pray with Your Eyes Open, Every Thought Captive, Designed for Dignity, He Gave Us Stories, Commentary on 1 & 2 Chronicles and Commentary on 1 & 2 Corinthians.

Steve Midgley

Steve Midgley is the Executive Director of Biblical Counselling UK. He was until 2022 the Senior Minister of Christ Church Cambridge where he continues to serve on the staff part time. Before ordination, Steve trained as a psychiatrist. His interests include rowing and running as well as enjoying contemporary novels and films.

Helen Thorne

Helen Thorne is the Director of Training and Resources at Biblical Counselling UK. She is an experienced speaker and writer whose books include “5 things to pray for a suffering friend”, “Mental health and your church”, “Hope in an anxious world”, and “Walking with domestic abuse sufferers”. On her days off she is enjoys gardening, walking and large quantities of Korean food.

Tim Ward

Tim Ward teaches at Oak Hill College in London.  He has been involved in training people for ministry for the last 11 years.  Before that he served in pastoral ministry in two local churches for a number of years.

Jonty Rhodes

Jonty Rhodes is minister of Christ Church Central, Leeds, a congregation of the International Presbyterian Church.  He is author of several books, and also oversees church planting for the denomination.

Nay Dawson

Nay lives in Southampton.  She is the founder of Passion for Evangelism – a network of creative, public female evangelists.

Ed Drew

Ed Drew is the Ministry Director of Faith in Kids, a registered charity, which exists to see confident parents and thriving churches raising children together to trust Christ eternally.  He is the author of Raising Confident Kids in a Confusing WorldMeals with JesusThe Wonder of Easter and The Adventure of Christmas.

Andrew Wilson

Andrew is Teaching Pastor at King’s Church London, and has degrees in history and theology from Cambridge (MA) and King’s College London (PhD). He is a columnist for Christianity Today, and has written several award-winning books, most recently God of All Things. His  latest book is “Remaking the World: How 1776 Created the Post-Christian West”

Randall Goodgame

Randall Goodgame is an American singer-songwriter of contemporary Christian music and the creative force behind the family music brand, Slugs & Bugs. Goodgame has recorded eight solo albums and contributed to numerous others.