Speakers and Worship Leaders
Sophia Barrett, co-pastor, Audacious Church, Manchester UK
Author of “Stay”, a powerful account of overcoming her fears, Sophia Barrett has message so relevant for us today, speaking directly into mental health, anxiety and popular culture, but also carrying a powerful prophetic ministry and leadership.
Chilean by descent, Aussie by birth, and British by choice, 10 years ago she and her husband Glyn, along with their two children Georgia and Jaedon, founded Manchester’s vibrant !Audacious Church; a multi generational church, with campuses in Manchester and Chester, England.
Sophia’s life’s passion is to see people live full and extraordinary lives. She loves God, loves life and loves people. Some of her favourite things to do is eat food, have a good belly laugh and share heart to heart with those around her. Come and enjoy her thoughts, insights and nuggets of wisdom at Fearless!
Brian and Stephanie Houston
Brian Houston is a professional singer songwriter and experienced worship leader from Belfast Ireland. As a songwriter and performer, he has shared stages with the likes of Van Morrison, Chuck Berry and Elvis Costello. As a worship leader, Brian has also worked with Michael W Smith, Rend Collective, Matt Redman and Bethel Music.
Hailed as one of Britain’s great songwriters by veteran DJ Bob Harris, Houston recently relocated back to Ireland from Raleigh, North Carolina where he lived and worked for two and a half years serving various churches.
We can't wait to welcome Brian and his daughter Stephanie to lead us into the experience of God's presence at Fearless.
Lucy, originally hails from Belfast but now lives in Dublin with her husband Ross. She is full time mum to her 3 girls - Maddie, Ruby and Iris and in her spare time co-leads a church community in Terenure as part of the 24/7prayer movement - centred on prayer, mission and justice and their hope is to see people from all walks of life have the opportunity to encounter Jesus and his kingdom. She is also passionate about seeing young leaders equipped and especially seeing young women released to lead in the church in Ireland. Lucy also serves on the board of Tearfund Ireland. Lucy loves a good book, good food, a good box set and a good bit of retail therapy!!