Book a speaker

Want to hear about how the Bible is changing lives around the world? We have a team of dedicated Church Relationship Managers who would love to provide a video talk or join your online service to inspire you and let you know how you can join us in our mission. You can invite a speaker to your church at a Sunday morning service or a mid-week event.

Meet the team

Staff are introduced below. Our trained volunteers may be available to visit your church in future to share our exciting mission and invite your congregation to get involved. 

Sandra Tebbutt

Church Engagement Lead

Sandra lives in Dorset with her husband Chris who is a Church leader.  She has travelled to China, Ethiopia and Lebanon to see our work and was humbled and privileged to give some believers in China their very first Bibles.  Sandra loves to share her passion for the Bible and stories of how lives can change when people engage with it.

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Kristin Stevenson

Church Engagement Manager, South & East England

Kristin is originally from America and has lived in the UK since 2000. Her first car was a 1967 Mustang but she now drives around South and East England in a Ford S-Max, sharing our work with churches and communities – a job she loves! Kristin believes the Bible is a is a book to be opened and enjoyed and that when it’s read, it changes lives. She hopes to encourage, engage and inspires others, and – one day – to own another 1967 Mustang.

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Gareth Davies

Church Engagement Manager, South & West England

Gareth is married to Ruth and they live in Hampshire, their children having recently graduated. They moved to the area when Gareth pursued a call to study theology at Moorlands College in 1997. Since then he has worked for different Christian agencies and has always loved giving Bible talks with contemporary application. His particular passion is for the Bible to be at the centre of our public discussions during this time of great uncertainty in the UK.

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Rachael Markham

Church Engagement Manager, Central England

Rachael lives in Frome, although she probably spends more time on the road than at home. She loves playing guitar, exploring new places, and long drives with good music, which suits her well since she covers BS, BA, GL, SN, OX, HP, RG and SL postcode areas. Rachael loves the action and adventure recorded in the Bible, but also loves to share the story of hope and grace that people find through being pointed to Jesus.

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Cathy Morling

Bible Society Representative in the Channel Islands

Cathy lives in St Helier with her husband and 2 sons. She has a passion for the Bible that shows itself in the way that she speaks about it with excitement and enthusiasm. Her family have a long connection with Bible Society as she first heard about it through her Mother-in-law who was chair of Jersey's Action Group.

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Joseff Edwards

Jos is a passionate Welshman, who’s from Bala in North Wales, but now lives in Cardiff with his wife Lydia. After finishing his studies at the University of Manchester, Jos did two years as an intern with Christians in Sport where he got to speak at various evangelistic sporting events around the country whilst also train with the Cornhill training course in central London. He loves being back in Wales, where he has a particular heart for reaching welsh-speakers with a fresh expression of the good news of Jesus. He has a huge passion for Bible mission having seeing God at work through his word in the various rugby teams he has played for, and loves spending his time opening up God’s word and sharing about the power of the Bible in mission. He covers mainly South East Wales but is happy to travel Wales, and to speak in Welsh (the language of heaven) or English

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Osoba Otaigbe

Church Engagement Manager, North

Osoba Otaigbe lives in Manchester a few minutes’ walk from Etihad Campus - Home to Manchester City Football Club. Before joining Bible Society Osoba was a Baptist minister in two Baptist churches for 15 years. He is passionate about building Bible confidence in churches and also enjoys sharing the love of Jesus Christ in cross cultural contexts. Osoba loves travelling and helping individuals and churches fulfil their potential.

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Nigel Langford

Head of Church Relations

I am passionate about people experiencing the power of the Bible. There is such a depth of life changing encounter.  I enjoy taking complex ideas and making them accessible to people in their everyday life.  I am the senior leader of the Hub Movement, on the board of trustees at Westminster Theological Centre and head of Church Relations at Bible Society.

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Victoria Lawrence

BME Church Relationship Manager

Victoria is passionate about the transforming power of the Bible, she loves to see the Bible change lives in Words and in Deeds! She lives in Kent (The Garden of England) with her family, originally from Nigeria and have been living in UK for over 26 years now. She heads a charity that provides support for vulnerable women and their children. She believes in the power of prayer. She has travelled to Malawi, Kenya, Zambia and Ghana on mission trips transforming communities through the power of God’s love. She’s been part of various church planting, equipping and supporting church led social action. She believes the church has the solution to most of the challenges the world faces nowadays and the Solutions are in the Bible! She’s an ambassador and Council member for Churches in Community. She’s been part of various prayer movement including National Day of prayer, The Wall of answered prayer. She enjoys travelling, cooking, reading and spa! A apple pie and cream helps her destress any time!

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The information supplied below will help us find a suitable speaker for your event as quickly as possible.

Please be aware that whilst all effort will be made to find a speaker, we cannot guarantee to find one for your event. To give us the best opportunity of finding one, if possible, please provide us with 6 weeks’ notice and a choice of dates.​ We only have speakers in England, Wales and the Channel Islands.

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