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 Vicar – Position Currently Vacant


Email: vicar@cockfosters.org.uk

James Knowles: Associate Vicar

James joined Christ Church in September 2016 as Associate Vicar, moving from Ongar in Essex where he completed his curacy.  He trained for ordination at Oak Hill College so has returned to North London, although he is originally from Sydney, Australia, where he met his wife Tash.  James and Tash returned to the UK in 2008 and have two young children.  James loves Jesus, football and cricket (he is currently one of the lead wicket-takers of the London Diocesan Cricket team!)  James is passionate about making disciple-making disciples of Jesus.

Email:  james.knowles@cockfosters.org.uk

james knowles

Jon Featherstone: Curate / Director of Youth and Student Ministry

Jon joined Christ Church in July 2017 after training for ministry at Ridley Hall in Cambridge. Before that he worked as a Retail Manager for Marks and Spencer and then at a charity in East London helping disadvantaged young people secure employment.  He enjoys catching up with family and friends, reading, running and playing niche ‘sports’ like snooker and croquet.  Jon oversees our work with young people and students.

Email: youth@cockfosters.org.uk

Michael Andrews: Director of Music

Michael joined us in January 2014 after two years as Music Director of a church in Highbury following studying music at university in London. He enjoys leading bands and conducting choirs and orchestras, and plays several instruments as well as arranging and composing music. He married his wife Suzi in February 2017.

Email: music.director@cockfosters.org.uk

micheal andrews

James Morrey – Office Manager

James joined Christ Church in February 2016 as the Office Manager.  Before moving to Cockfosters James studied History & Politics at Exeter University, worked as a Ministry Assistant at St. James’ Church Muswell Hill and then in a variety of roles within the Crown Prosecution Service, finally becoming a Business Manager in a Magistrates’ Court Team.  After leaving the CPS he worked for a national Housing Association.  James enjoys history (especially that of the church), detective stories, and a well-organized office!

Email: james.morrey@cockfosters.org.uk


Glenn Mewton: Christ Church House Manager

Glenn has been on the team for  twenty-five years. His role includes maintaining our buildings in good order and general assistance to groups using them. He is married to Glynes and they have two grown up children and a young granddaughter.

Email: office@cockfosters.org.uk

Glenn Mewton web site

Matt Lanstone: Treasurer

Matt Lanstone is Treasurer at Christ Church. Having initially trained as a Chartered Accountant, Matt has worked in the City for over 20 years, the last 10 of which as a Partner of a large US investment firm. He is involved in a number of other roles at Christ Church including leading a Small Group. In what little time remains Matt enjoys family time with his wife, Jacs, and their three boys as well as cycling, running and learning to be a good dog owner.

Email: office@cockfosters.org.uk


matt lanstone


Monday, January 22, 2018
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      9am,  10:30am all age – God’s big picture – The Promised Kingdom.  6pm  ~ Jesus is better than…  A better rest