Oversight Team

The Oversight Team have overall responsibility for the ministry at ChristChurch Banstead.

Staff Team

Mission Partners

Paul Atterbury

Paul Atterbury loves:  The Lord, Mrs A., the family, steam trains, curry, Crystal Palace Football Club, a crisp glass of Sauvignon Blanc, his tax accountant and a day at the Bluebell railway. Not necessarily in that order, but you know which one comes first!

Andy Butt

Andy is married to Marjolijn (“Lane”) and has three children Jack, Anneke and William. I was brought up in Tonbridge, Kent, then later last century became a serious rower, but found something better to do and became a Christian in 2003. Aside from enjoying my family, I still enjoy outdoor activities and sport, particularly cycling, both participating and watching. I’ve worked in reinsurance in the City of London since 1987.

Stewart Foster

Married to Naomi with two teenage children, a dog, a cat and a Guinea pig.  Loves almost every form of sport but dislikes almost every form of vegetable.  Wants to see Men come to know Jesus and is always happy to meet up over a curry!

Andrew Grimstone
Elder - Church Treasurer

Andrew is married to Joanna and they have 3 children (Rachel, Katie & James).  He was baptised in 2002 and has served a variety of ministries, currently as Church Treasurer.  Andrew works for Deloitte’s Financial Advisory practice, and he is the sponsoring partner of the Deloitte Christian Fellowship.  He was a trustee of European Christian Mission (Britain) for 10 years serving as Treasurer for 5 of those.

Kevin Newman
Elder - Senior Pastor

Kevin and Fran have one son, Quin. Once a chemistry teacher, Kevin is now delighted to find himself teaching the Bible and leading ChristChurch. He loves helping people with questions about Jesus Christ, running 5Ks, and eating Chicken Jalfrezi.

Nigel Paget

Lived in Wallington most of my life. Came to Christ through the Billy Graham Outreach in 1986.  Joined ChristChurch Banstead in 2000. Enjoys skiing, reading historical non-fiction, golf, surfing in Cornwall and walking. Relaxes by playing the piano - would love to play it better.  Married to Jane, two children: James and Sophia, with son-in-law Tom.

Jay Parsons
Elder - Associate Minister

Loves: Teaching the Bible and seeing people get to know Jesus. Being husband to Jo and dad to Abigail, Layla and Isaac. Likes: mountains, Leeds United, all sports, Football Manager, historical novels, spicy food, all forms of cheese. Dislikes: seafood, bad spelling and punctuation: and having a bad back.

Fred Paton

I have known and loved the Lord for 18 years, worshipping in ChristChurch for nearly all this time. I was baptised in 2000. I am married to Audrey and have two grown up children.  Workwise I am a qualified accountant but have recently "retired". I am the Mission Fund Treasurer.

John Phillips

John has served as a deacon/elder for the last 15 years.

Following early retirement from a career in insurance, he served as a prison visitor and chaplaincy volunteer for 14 years.  He remains actively involved with Prison Fellowship.  His other main interest is following cricket, being an ardent Essex supporter.