Who is speaking at the Elim Leaders Summit 2018?

The main stage speakers at this year’s Elim Leaders Summit have been announced.

We are delighted to share the details of our main stage speakers at this year's summit - three days of life-changing leadership at the Harrogate Convention Centre, 15-17 May 2018.

These leaders have experience in leading people from different spheres of society, including businesses and charities to dynamic churches. Together, they bring a wealth of insights, stories and ideas to challenge and inspire us in our leadership.

Gynn Harrison

GLYNN HARRISON speaks widely on issues at the interface between Christian faith and psychology, pastoral ministry and psychiatry.


KIERA PHYO works for Archbishop Justin Welby where she is Director of the Reconciling Leaders Network and is developing a global movement of peacemakers.


BEN COOLEY co-founded Hope for Justice in the UK in 2008 to bring an end to modern slavery and human trafficking.


BOYD RATNARAJA and his wife are Lead Pastors of Elim Christian Centre South, Auckland and was elected as Elim’s New Zealand National Leader in October 2017.


DAVID LANDRUM is the Director of Advocacy at the Evangelical Alliance UK. He is a frequent contributor on Christian and secular media on a range of social and political issues. His work involves public policy, theology, research and media. 


DAVE CAMPBELL is Regional Leader of Elim’s Metro East and West regions, providing leadership to around 130 Elim leaders and churches.


JOHN KIRKBY began CAP in 1996 with only £10 and a passion to see the poor set free. He has seen it grow to transform over 21,500 lives every year


LEON EVANS is the Lead Pastor of Lifecentral Church (Halesowen), a multi-site campus meeting in 3 locations and extensive community work impacting hundreds of people every week.


CHRIS CARTWRIGHT is the General Superintendent of the Elim Pentecostal Church and has ministered for over 25 years in two city churches.

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Experience how the Elim Leaders Summit has the power to transform your leadership. Imagine the impact it will have on your leadership team.

If you haven't done so already, add 15-17 May 2018 to your diary and book your tickets today. We look forward to seeing you with us this year.

Remember, if you book now you can save up to £50 per person and there are over 200 free places also available. But don't delay, as these offers are subject to availability and will end by 28 February.

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