Who we are
Woosehill Community Church is served by a variety of ministers, both ordained and lay. In no particular order!
Rev’d Soba Sinnathamby – Our Minister.
Rev’d Soba Sinnathamby our Minister was appointed in September 2020. Soba joins us by way of North and South Wales and Chipping Norton
Rev’d Richard Lamey is the Rector of the Parish of St Paul, Wokingham (of which Woosehill is a key part) and hence one of the team of ministers and stewards who are responsible for mission, ministry & worship at Woosehill.
(Richard is also the Assistant Area Dean of Sonning and Young Vocations Champion for the Archdeaconry of Berkshire, as well as being Vice Chair of Governors at St Paul’s Junior School, a role he relishes.)
Rev’d Catherine Bowstead, from Wokingham Methodist Church, is part of the Ecumenical Team for Woosehill
Rev’d Judi Hattaway, Assistant priest at St Pauls also conducts services at Woosehill
Rev’d Cara Smart. Joined St Pauls as a Licensed Lay worker from the beginning of July, and is now ordained as curate.
Doreen Murgatroyd. Local Preacher, (from Woosehill) preaches at Woosehill and also in the wider Berkshire/Surrey borders circuit.
Rev’d Jane Kraft has preached regularly at Woosehill and St Pauls and is Associate Area Dean of Sonning
Elaine Steere is a Licensed Lay Minister in the Winchester Diocese with permission to lead services and preach at Woosehill, where she was a member for 30 years
Local Preachers David Morgan, Peter Whalley, Mike Bowstead & Rosi Morgan Barry