Our Team

Say hello to the team at LifeChurch

Meet the team

Say hello to the senior staff team at LifeChurch. These are the people responsible for the day to day running of the Church.

(We also have a team of other staff members and loads of volunteers - but couldn't fit everyone on this page!)

Got questions for the lead team at LifeChurch? Contact us by clicking here.

Andy Barclay-Watt - Senior Leader

Andy has been leading LifeChurch Manchester since 2003. Andy is Chaplain of Altrincham Football Club and is married to Emma and has 2 teenage children.

Church Leader - Andy Barclay-Watt "The best is yet to come for LifeChurch Manchester!" - Andy

Alastair Cutteridge - Associate Pastor & Location Leader - Sale

Alastair has been at LifeChurch since 2016 is married to Mel and they have 5 amazing children. Alastair loves all sport (except those that include horses) and loves nothing better than beating Andy at golf.

Church Leader - Alastair Cutteridge "God's doing a new thing in Sale" - Alastair

Sue & Pete Fox - Location Leaders - Heald Green

Sue & Pete have been part of Lifechurch Manchester since 1995 and became the leaders of Heald Green in 2021. Sue and Pete love to fill their house with food and people.

"God's plans for your life are better than you can imagine." - Sue

Derek Hughes - Location Leader - Eccles

Derek joined LifeChurch in 2021 and is also our Online Pastor. Derek loves mountains, running and taking risks

Church Leader - Derek Hughes 'Lets do it - what's the worst that could happen?'

Phil Watterson - Location Leader - Stretford

Phil joined LifeChurch in 2014 and became the leader for Stretford in 2019. Phil works as a French translator and is also a talented musician.

"Jesus cares about you more than you could ever know." - Phil

Mark Instone - Youth Pastor

Mark has been working with young people for over 35 years and absolutely loves encouraging young people to experience the fulness that a life following Jesus promises. Married to Deb with three gorgeous girls, Charlotte,Gabriella and Sophie he enjoys holidays, watching sport and having a laugh.