City Prayer Steering Group

City Prayer Prayer has a Steering Group to guide the vision.

FullSizeRenderDavid Gilbey – Founder and Leader. Since 1980 a member of Life Church, (Elim Pentecostal), in the centre of the City. David is a retired police constable and a former Branch Leader of the Christian Police Association in Essex and until 2015 co-leader of Chelmsford’s Healing on the Streets (HOTS) Team. In May 2018, David became Chair of Christians Together in Chelmsford (CTiC).

David is also regionally and nationally involved in ‘Call the Nation to Prayer’.

SueSue Gibson – part of the leadership at Skylark Church, Chelmsford and part-time prayer pastor over the network of their churches. Sue also headed up a small prayer group, the Chelmsford Prayer Network, which formed from the Olympics in 2012, and which has now evolved into Chelmsford 24-7 Prayer Support Team. Sue is also a member of the committee of Christians Together in Chelmsford (CTiC).

Rev Sandy Southee – currently leads the prayer ministry team at St. Mary’s, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, where until her retirement she was Associate Minister and also Hospital Chaplain at Mid-Essex Hospitals Trust. She has been involved in intercessory prayer for many years and also spiritual direction in the Chelmsford Diocese.

AnneAnne Bemmant – was one of the leaders in the youth work of a small FIEC Church in Barnston, near Chelmsford, for a number of years, before joining the City’s Life Church (Elim), during the early 90’s. Anne was involved in their Prayer Chain. Having a heart for the people of Chelmsford, as well as the Nation, Anne has been a part of the Chelmsford 24-7 Prayer Support Team since 2015, stepping-up to her current role on the Steering Group, July 2018.

The Christians of Chelmsford praying together