Leadership

Lionel Gibbs

Co-opted Deacon

Lionel Gibbs

Lionel is an ordained Baptist Minister, though is currently working full time as a maths teacher. He has a very eclectic church background and counts himself blessed to have known the Lord from an early age. He was baptised by immersion on Easter Sunday in 1991. He took his first Sunday service at the age [ more… ]

Linda Bell

Deacon

Linda Bell

Linda spent the first part of her life in West Lothian. She became a Christian at a young age, and joined the Baptist family after her baptism at age 15 in Broxburn Baptist church. She lived for a number of years in Penicuik and was involved in Dalkeith Baptist Church. She is now retired from [ more… ]

  • Home01721 730217

Lyn Pornaro

Finance Officer

Lyn Pornaro

Lyn moved to Peebles from Fife in 2016 and started attending Peebles Baptist Church in March 2017.  She is married to Luca and has five children and is Nonna to her grandson.  Lyn became a Christian in 1984 when she stayed in South Africa (her adopted home in her heart) and was baptised in 2007 [ more… ]

Liz Keiro

Deacon, Treasurer

Liz Keiro

Liz became a Christian many years ago when she was a student in Edinburgh. She was baptised in Portobello Baptist Church. After a career in social work, mainly in child protection, she is now happily retired. On moving to Peebles she joined the Baptist Church in 1986 and was treasurer for many years. After a [ more… ]

Christine Drummond

Church Secretary, Deacon

Christine Drummond

If it was true that “Only dull women have immaculate homes”, Christine she would definitely qualify as interesting. Trained as a social worker and mental health nurse, she also worked as a waitress and a postie, but her favourite job was being stay-at-home Mum to two boys, in the long-ago days when that was a [ more… ]