September 2020 – two members of the Team have stepped down and we are currently in a period of discerning future steps and Team members.
City Prayer Prayer has a Steering Group to guide the vision.
David 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).
Anne 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.