Michael King

Michael KingMichael King is a Methodist local preacher. From 2000-2011, he was leader of the Methodist Church's World Church Relationships team, and was the vice-president of the Methodist Conference in 2012/2013. Prior to that he spent most of his working life teaching in Sierra Leone and UK comprehensive schools.

Mike describes himself as 'glocal', with a passion for thinking globally and acting locally. He said: "I want to see God's love shared with all people. I want to see Christians deepen their understanding of what it means to welcome others, offering genuine hospitality and inclusion. I long to see our overseas partners taking part and making decisions at all levels of church life in this country. I want to see our Church enriched and invigorated by people from all over the world."

Mike is married to Isabel, has two married children and an 18-month-old grandson. He is a life-supporter of Birmingham City FC and Warwickshire Cricket Club.

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