Ricky J and Amy Brooks
Senior Pastors/Eldership Couple
Senior Leadership Team
Rick and Amy Brooks are the Senior Pastors of Christ Central Church in Aberdeen, Scotland and part of the NCMI.net Apostolic Team. They are the founders and directors of the Worldwide Message Tribe (Limited) and founders of social action charity "TLC".
Rick has written various songs including "You Alone" which reached #2 in the UCB Europe airplay charts. Author of "The Crown of Absolom" (Focus Publishing, 2003), "God, I want a Divorce"" and "Touchable" (2019).
Rick & Amy were initially trained up and ordained for ministry by the Assemblies of God where they served well, and were well served. Rick has a Divinity degree (Aberdeen University) and two masters degrees (Lancaster University). Rick and Amy have also received training in Bethel, Redding, California (Leadership Intensive) and completed their Leadership Development Programs (LDP) in 2011.
Rick & Amy enjoy living simply on "the Drive" in Aberdeen, Scotland. They have three children: Hannah (now married); and Joshua & Abigail who both live at home with them. They enjoy their community of family and friends, but also travel extensively coaching & mentoring people to live supernatural lives everyday, everywhere.
Tim and Lauren McIlroy
Eldership Couple & Lifegroup leaders
Tim and Lauren McIlroy are on the Leadership Team of Christ Central Church in Aberdeen, Scotland. They are Pastors within the local church, running our youth outreach and social action projects.
Tim is on staff with Christ Central's social action charity "TLC" having previously worked as a team leader for Aberdeenshire Council.
Lauren is a chartered accountant with Anderson Anderson Brown in Kingswells, Aberdeen.
Tim and Lauren live in the Kings Gate area of Aberdeen, and lead our West Lifegroup. They have one child: Lucas.
As part of the leadership team they are devoted to seeing lives changes, freedom come and the Kingdom advance. They are believing for and expecting revival to come soon to Aberdeen.
Joe and Jess Hippey
Deacons and Lifegroup Pastor
Joe and Jess Hippey are on the Leadership Team of Christ Central Church in Aberdeen, Scotland. They are Pastors within the local church, overseeing all our Central site meetings.
Joe obtained a degree from Aberdeen University and now works as a geologist with Conocophillips in the Oil & Gas sector.
Jess, obtained her degree in Theology from Aberdeen University, and was an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God before joining Christ Central Church in Aberdeen. she is the founder of "Close and Calm" working with local authorities and international companies helping new mothers.
Joe & Jess live in Bucksburn, in the North of Aberdeen. They have two children: Theo and Archie
As part of the leadership team they are devoted to seeing Christ Central become an even greater influence in the city and the nation. They are serious about knowing Christ and making Christ known.