Meet Some of Our Members

To help you get to know more about Connexion, we thought we’d leave it to the members to speak. Some of these contributors talk a bit about themselves, others will share experiences about Connexion Conferences.


Angela AlmondAngela Almond

Connexion has always been there for me – as a child, I knew that my Mum belonged – it was called BMMWF back then. She encouraged me to join once my husband went into ministry. The support and love of this group has been really important since I went to my first meeting back in Kent in 1981.

Manse life has its ups and downs – the agonies of the settlement process, the joys of seeing Read More

Angie Wickenden

From early days in ministry I have greatly valued the support, fun and friendship developed during Connexion weekends away, so I have been to almost everyone since 1996. The opportunity to leave family & work responsibilities behind, share a few laughs in a relaxing space chilling out, be spiritually enriched and generously catered for – an attractive fixture!  Read More


Bill Carpenter

I’m married to Barbara, who is the Minister of Bradninch Baptist Church (visit ). We have 3 grown-up children and 2 grandchildren. Read More

Joyce Wainwright

I went out to East Pakistan in 1961 with BMS, but on the ship met my future husband who was going to Mount Hermon School in Darjeeling. After 2 years we married and I had to resign from BMS but still remained doing missionary work in India until 1986. Read More


Ray Eaton

I am 50 years old, am a Telecoms engineer currently working for Cambridge Broadband Networks, having worked for BT, Ionica, Marconi and telent. I enjoy music, theatre and looking after the garden! I play bass guitar in Church music groups as much as I can and when they’ll let me. Read More


Sharon Harrison

My name is Sharon Harrison; I love being married to Stephen and have 2 boys Daniel and Nathan. Read More