Anya was an editorial intern on Premier Childrenswork and Premier Youthwork magazines.


Aseel Gilbert is coordinator of children, youth and families work for the Catholic parish of Guildford.


Becca Dean is a writer and PhD researcher in Durham. She has written Be Live Pray, a book to help young people engage in prayer and spirituality in more inclusive and creative ways, and blogs at


Becky May is a freelance writer and experienced children’s and youth leader, and can be found at 


Becky is a freelance writer and experienced children's and youth leader. She is the Messy Church regional coordinator for Bedfordshire. 


Ben Jack is the head of Advance: The Evangelist Movement at The Message Trust and author of The Simple Gospel. Ben is also known as DJ and producer Galactus Jack. To find out more about advance, visit


is founder and director of Missional Generation, a charity in the north of England that seeks to equip young people to be influential for God in all arenas of life,


Ben Whitmarsh is the missional worship director at ChristChurch Bayston Hill.


Beth Barnett is a child theology author and children’s and families ministry resource writer. She is currently working on a doctoral thesis in New Testament studies, examining Paul’s use of childhood terms in relation to the constructs of spiritual maturity. She lives in Victoria, Australia


Beth Stout is the Chief Executive of Golddigger Trust, an award-winning youth work charity, working to unearth value in young people. Beth also serves on the leadership of her local church, Saint Peter’s Greenhill, as church warden, and is currently learning how to detect exactly where the smell of sick is coming from, having recently given birth to her baby daughter, Persephone. @Bethgolddigger