General Assembly this morning announced the results of elections for the roles of moderators of General Assembly. The Revd David Grosch-Miller (pictured left) is elected as ministerial moderator for 2014-16. Mr John Ellis (right) is elected as lay moderator for 2013-16.
The Revd David Grosch-Miller is currently moderator of the URC's South Western Synod. He was ordained at St John's Fagley, Bradford, where he remained for 10 years before accepting a call to St Andrew's Roundhay, Leeds. In both Bradford and Leeds he was heavily involved in the community, acting as chair of governors of schools in both cities. He worked to build a youth and community centre in Bradford and helped establish a charity to serve the needs of elderly people in their own homes in Leeds.