Editorial Team

Editorial Team

  • Mark Woods

    Editor – Rev Mark Woods

    Mark is a Baptist minister and journalist. He studied at Bristol University and Bristol Baptist College, then pastored two churches before joining the Baptist Times, which he edited for seven years. Before joining Christian Today he was a consulting editor for the Methodist Recorder. Follow @revmarkwoods

  • James Macintyre

    Managing Editor - James Macintyre

    James has 14 years' experience in the national media, including as politics editor of Prospect, religious affairs correspondent for the Independent, political correspondent of the New Statesman and producer of BBC1's Question Time. He has also written for the Guardian, International Herald Tribune, Mail on Sunday and The Tablet and is co-author of Ed: the Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader (Biteback, 2011). Follow @James_Macintyre

  • Harry Farley

    News Editor - Harry Farley

    Harry is a theology graduate who joined Christian Today in August 2015. He was previously a parliamentary researcher for the Tory MP John Glen and completed the CARE Leadership Programme. He is interested in politics, sport and practical theology. Follow @harryfarls

  • Joseph Hartropp

    Junior Staff Writer - Joseph Hartropp

    Joseph studied Theology and Biblical Studies at the University of St Andrews, then spent a year working in local church student ministry with The Navigators UK. He loves people, politics and popular culture, and has a niche fascination with superheroes. Follow @JosephHartropp

  • Ruth Gledhill

    Editorial Advisor on Anglo-Catholic Affairs – Ruth Gledhill

    Ruth is one of the most senior and well-respected religious journalists in the UK, having spent 27 years working as religion correspondent on The Times. Married with one son, she has edited several books and enjoys being involved in her local church and community life. Follow @ruthiegledhill

  • Martin Saunders

    Contributing Editor – Martin Saunders

    Martin was Editor of Youthwork magazine for eight years, during which time he co-founded its sister title Childrenswork and the Youth Work Summit. The author of 12 books and a regular contributor to Radio 2's Pause for Thought, he's now the Deputy Chief Executive of the charity Youthscape and a screenwriter. Follow @MartinSaunders

  • David Robertson

    Contributing Editor – David Robertson

    David Robertson is a former Moderator of the Free Church of Scotland and has been Minister of St. Peter's Free Church in Dundee, Scotland (the historic church of Robert Murray McCheyne) since October 1992.