Meet the team

Paul Meiklejohn

Paul is married to Debbie and they have a young son. Paul is the pastor of York Elim.

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Photo of NeilNeil Morgan

Neil is married to Arriane and they have two children. Neil’s responsibilities include coordinating the church’s music team.

Neil is passionate about worship and takes a keen interest in apologetics and the relevance of Christianity in a modern society. Neil is a professional guitarist and guitar tutor; he has played all over the UK and rest of the world with West End shows.

Photo of RachelRachel Whittaker

Rachel leads the youth work and co-ordinates the children’s work alongside the Sunday School team.

She helps to involve children of all ages in the life of the church and is passionate to see children develop their own relationship with God.

She also works in schools alongside YoYo to teach and mentor young people in York. Rachel is married to Rich – they love socialising with friends and family over good food.

Rob Newton
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Rob has been a member of York Elim since being a student in York in 2009. Rob loves to get to know people and see them encouraged by knowing God’s love for them. Rob is married to Suze and they have a young son. Rob works in health policy during the week, has a passion for sport and plays for City of York Hockey Club.
Victoria Barton
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Victoria has been a member at York Elim for over 30 years. She is a wife, mum, plant biologist and avid knitter. She loves to pray with young and old alike to see Jesus breakthrough in their circumstances and transform lives. Victoria and her family attend the Elim Festival summer camp every year and encourage others in the church to join them.