The Revd Dr Martyn Atkins

Revd Dr Martyn Atkins
Revd Dr Martyn Atkins

Martyn Atkins is a Methodist minister and currently serves as general secretary/secretary of the Conference. He was president of Conference in 2007-8.

Martyn spent 12 years at Cliff College running postgraduate programmes in mission, evangelism and related subjects, but did his PhD in theology on Methodist baptism and initiation liturgies. In earlier appointments he served in Leeds and Shipley as a circuit minister and as chaplain/head of religious studies at Edgehill College, the Methodist independent school in Devon.

He is the author of several books, including 'Resourcing Renewal: shaping churches for the emerging future'. He is married with three grown sons, is a lifelong supporter of Leeds United football club, cricket mad and a bookaholic!

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