Wayne Clarke is our pastor at Trinity Baptist Church.
Wayne has been pastor of our church since January 2018. He is married to Val who works at the local Oasis project and they have two grown-up children.
Wayne has been a Baptist minister for thirty years, and has pastored churches in Hartlepool, Liverpool and Huddersfield. His passions include music, writing and creative uses of technology.
For eleven years Wayne worked for the BBC as a radio producer and presenter and won national awards as a religious broadcaster. You can still hear him on BBC Radio Manchester and TWR from time to time. He is news editor of the Christian website Faith in Manchester.org.
Wayne has a passion for the Bible as the living word of God. He loves to encourage people to live out the Christian faith in every part of their lives. He believes that we are here to make a difference in this world, to be "missionary disciples" everywhere we go.