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 one 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…

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 one daughter, Clara, with another child due at the end of the year.
Lay Leader

Cheryl Skinner

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

John Thorne

John is one of our Lay Leaders, and the service leader for Evensong at All Saints Cyncoed, as well as assisting at other services. John is part of the team who visit Ty Enfys, a local care home, for our monthly service there, as well as helping with our Pastoral Visiting Team. 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…