About • Lecturers

Wolfgang Eckleben

Dean of Every Nation London Bible School

Wolfi Eckleben

Wolfi, who is also senior pastor of Every Nation Church London, lectures on nine of the 12 subjects covered in Bible School.

Married to his high school love Alison and father to two beautiful daughters, Wolfi is passionate about communicating God’s truth in a relevant way. Having grown up in a German family in Stutterheim – a small town in South Africa – Wolfi and Ali came to London in 1993 to plant the local Every Nation Church and Bible School.

He has completed a two London marathons, has had some disastrous kite-surfing lessons and somewhere in his youth once ran a sub four-minute mile.

Alison Eckleben

Lectures on Effective prayer

Alison Eckleben

As senior pastor at Every Nation Church London, Ali heads up the prayer ministry at the church. Whether praying for the nations or ministering to individuals, Ali’s passion is to see people set free to fulfill God’s purposes for their lives.

She is also wife to Wolfi and mother of two teenage daughters.

Andrew Holmes

Lectures most subjects at our Stratford Bible School

Andrew Holmes

Andrew pastors Every Nation’s congregation in Stratford, together with his wife Berna. They have two active young daughters and a son, and a heart for east London. Andrew loves preaching and teaching God’s Word, and enjoys dishing up a hearty meal to hungry guests, playing football and golf, and watching off-beat comedy films. He has a phobia for bad coffee.

Daniel Smart

Lectures on Multiplying discipleship

Daniel Smart

A pastor at Every Nation Church’s congregation in Hammersmith, Daniel is married to Amanda with two sons. An Englishman who grew up in sunny Sussex, Daniel’s mission in life is to share the abundant life we have in Christ. He is also a talented musician on the keyboard and guitar, and often leads worship in church.

Simon Bardone

Lectures on Everyday apologetics

Simon Bardone

Simon is the founding pastor of Every Nation’s evening congregation in Hammersmith, which is aimed at students and teenagers.

Born and bred in California, he describes himself as a “passionate follower of Jesus”. He is married to Shirley and has a young son and a daughter.

Traci Watson

Bible School administrator who lectures on Multiplying discipleship and Spiritual disciplines

Traci has been serving as a missionary for the past 20 years in nations such as Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Hong Kong, China and Spain. She has also been on short-term missions to reach the youth of Ireland, Paris, Poland and Ukraine.

Since 2004 she has been working as a missionary at Every Nation Church London. She is currently the small groups pastor, training and raising up leaders to reach and lead others into deeper relationship with Christ.

She loves teaching at Bible School, connect groups and at women’s weekends and sings in the Sunday worship team.