Ministry Team

Ministry Team

Ministry Area Leader

Revd James Henley

James is our Ministry Area Leader, responsible for overseeing the work of the Ministry Area and leading our Ministry Team. He is married to Amy, with a daughter Evie, who is 6 going on 16 years old. Before moving to Cyncoed in November 2017, James served his curacy in Newport where he was involved for ten years in developing The Lab, a fresh expression of Church amongst young people and young adults. Having previously achieved professional qualification as a youth…
Curate

Revd Matt Davis

Matt is our Pioneer Curate, having trained for ordination on the Church Mission Society’s Pioneer Leadership Course. He is originally from Birmingham, but came to Wales to study at university in Aberystwyth. Matt is married to Jess, and they have two children, Clara and Orson.
Curate

Revd John Thorne

Following his ordination in June 2019, John now serves on our ministry team as Curate. Until recently, John was co-chair for many years of the Cardiff East Ecumenical Mission Partnership, and still acts as Chair of the Churches Together Shop at the Maelfa Shopping Centre. During his spare time, John also enjoys quality time with his family, studying, reading and walking.
Administrator

Sharon Jenkins

Sharon is our Administrator & Office Co-ordinator, so chances are that if you call or pop into the office it will be Sharon you speak to! She is a Cardiff girl born and bred, having lived in the city virtually her whole life. She has recently completed a Theology Graduate Diploma with Westminster Theological Centre, and, in addition to her role with us, works part-time with two charities supporting vulnerable women with varying needs in the community.
Lay Leader

Cheryl Skinner

Cheryl leads our cafe church congregation at St David’s Pentwyn.