Book A Speaker

Inspire and challenge your church, event or festival with powerful stories of how God is moving in schools, prisons and some of our most deprived neighbourhoods, as well as with powerful truth from the Bible by booking a Message speaker.

Our team of speakers includes:

Our Speakers

Andy Hawthorne

Founder and CEO of The Message Trust, Andy Hawthorne is an in-demand speaker, author and evangelist.

Sam Ward

Sam Ward is the Director of Ministry at The Message Trust. He is a passionate and gifted speaker with a particular heart for urban mission.

Ben Jack

Ben is a talented communicator and the head of Advance – an evangelist movement that exists to promote and stir up the gift of the evangelist.

Sarah Small

Gifted speaker and Head of the Eden Network, Sarah is passionate about reaching the poorest in our society with the gospel.

Tom Butler

Tom is The Message Trust’s Head of Mission. With over 10 years’ experience in youth ministry, Tom is passionate about reaching young people with the gospel.

Danielle Campsall

Danielle is the Executive Assistant at The Message. Danielle is passionate about seeing people defined not by their circumstances but by what God has called them to be.

Mat Walls

As the head of our Wales Hub, Mat brings years of evangelism training and outreach experience and is a passionate gospel communicator.

John Williams

John heads up Enable and is passionate about seeing people connect with the good news of Jesus, connect with and serve the local church and be released into the fullness of life that God has for them.

Sola Ayodeji

Sola is part of the team that leads our Message Academy. Having worked in the youth sector for a number of years, Sola is passionate about seeing young people grasp the hope found in Jesus and about equipping and releasing others to do the same.

Les Hutchinson

Les is Head of HR at The Message. A licensed lay reader in the Church of England, Les is passionate about engaging the local church with the work of The Message.

Simon Sullivan

Along with his wife Jane, Simon heads up the Oaks – our resettlement house in Manchester. With a background in prison ministry, Simon is passionate about people knowing their God-given potential.

Jane Sullivan

Along with her husband Simon, Jane heads up the Oaks – our resettlement house in Manchester. Jane is an excellent speaker who’s passionate about people knowing their God-given potential.


How do I book a speaker?

In the first instance, please complete the form below with as many details as you can provide. We will get back in touch with you as soon as we can.

Can I choose which speaker we have?

We will do our best to accommodate your specific request. Some of our speakers (especially Andy Hawthorne and Sam Ward) are booked for Sundays up to a year in advance, so we may suggest a great alternative.

How much does it cost?

We would normally expect you to cover travel expenses and other costs incurred. Any additional gift to The Message is entirely at your discretion.

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