Rev Phil and Claire Starbuck

Loughborough Church - Pastor Phil and Claire StarbuckPhil officially became a part of the ministry team at New Springs City Church in 2012, although he has worshipped at the church for a significant number of years.  He is married to Claire and they have 5 children.

They both have a passion to tell people about the Lord Jesus Christ, and Phil is an excellent public speaker and communicator.  Phil is also busy running his own building company and Claire has her own hairdressing business.

Phil used to be a professional footballer who played in all four divisions in the UK and the premiership in Holland.

As for hobbies, they both enjoy travelling, watching films, walking the dog and eating nice food (too much sometimes)! Phil really enjoys evangelism, reading and studying and loves a challenge.  Claire has a heart for single mums and women coming from abusive and difficult relationships.

They both have a heart to serve and build God’s Kingdom in our generation and consider it a privilege to work alongside some amazing people at New Springs City Church.