Reverend Angie Hoare has been a minister since 2002 serving in Manchester and Bristol. Before that Angie was a secondary Maths teacher and then worked in Council Tax and Housing Benefit becoming an advisor for the Citizens Advice Bureau.
Angie has served Methodism in various lay roles and was accredited as a local preacher in 1982. She has a heart for social justice and for deepening discipleship in the life of the church.
Deacon Gary Hoare has been a deacon since September 1995. Gary has served in Bromley, Rochdale, Bristol, Telford and most recently Yeovil and Blackmore Vale Circuits. Before this he worked as a Lay Worker for eight years and worked as a nurse and care assistant.
Gary enjoys music, especially organ music and piano; swimming; art and taking photographs as well as spending time with family. During 2014 Gary worked with the Healing on the Streets team in Bath. Many Tuesdays and Thursdays where spent out praying with people on the streets, and numerous people were blessed through the ministry they received.
Gary has always felt passionate about Mission and Evangelism as well as praying for those we meet and felt really blessed by what was happening through Healing on the Streets ministry.
Please ask if you would like prayer, Gary would be very pleased to help.
Family is also important to Angie and Gary. They have a daughter and two sons – all adults – and two granddaughters and three grandsons, so family gatherings are lively!