Our Vision

A growing family of Students pursuing Jesus on both university campuses in Sheffield to bring revival and transformation. 

Our vision is supported by three key values: Presence, Family and Power:


Pete & Katy Gaunt


Occupation: Student leader/Commercial Accountant

Likes: Good food, films & sports/Renovating houses,eating out & TV

Dislikes: Liverpool Football Club, salad & people being late/Inefficiency

Favourite Quote: “You know, sometimes all you need is 20 seconds of insane courage, just literally 20 seconds of embarrassing bravery, and I promise you something great will come of it.” Benjamin Mee - We built a zoo

"There is freedom waiting for you, on the breezes of the sky, and you ask "What if I fall?" Oh but my darling, what if you fly"? Eric Hanson


Thomas Msadala

Occupation: Customer Service Advisor. Football

Likes: Football, Futsal

Dislikes: Snakes

Favourite Quote: "Worry about nothing, pray about everything". Phillipians 4:6

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Joel Hamer

Occupation: Communications Leader at NCS, Waiter/Barista at INOX Dine, Politics and International Relations Student

Likes: Songwriting, sport, camping, any sort of competitive team game

Dislikes: Buses, people eating or drinking loudly

Favourite Quote: "They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom"! - William Wallace

The Gooch Family (Brian, Amanda, Richard & Hannah)

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Occupation: Family

Likes: Board games, a full house, red wine & real ale

Dislikes: Tidying up, videos in portrait, bad grammar

Favourite Quote: "Safe? Who said anything about safe? 'Course he isn't safe. But he's good. He's the King, I tell you.”


Helena Ritter

Occupation: 3rd year Human Geography student

Likes: Writing, hummus, wooly jumpers and chai tea

Dislikes: Small talk, meat

Favourite Quote: "We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop." -- Mother Teresa

The Williams Family (Jem, Nikki, Charlie & Elliy)


Occupation: Family

Likes: Having a table full of people

Dislikes: Couldn't agree!

Favourite Quote: 'How do you even do that?'


Esther Scott

Occupation: Biomedical Science Student

Likes: Outdoor adventure, games, singing, talking about her gap yah and Gilmore girls.

Dislikes: Interrupted sleep, lukewarm tea and lack of attention

Favourite Quote: ""So much room for activities!" - Step Brothers

Samuel Bergner

Occupation: I don't even know

Likes: E-sports, team sports and travelling

Dislikes: Mingling

Favourite Quote: "God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him". - John Piper

Dave Ashworth

Occupation: Chemistry PhD student

Likes: The Sun, the beach, general chill

Dislikes: Sitting on chairs, referencing, inefficiency

Favourite Quote: : "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic" - Arthur C. Clarke



Occupation: MA Translation Student

Likes: France, H&M & pastries

Dislikes: Google Translate, making decisions & getting sunburnt

Favourite Quote: "Why would anybody ever eat anything besides breakfast food?" - Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation

St Thomas Philadelphia

We are part of the family at St Thomas’ Church Philadelphia.

Come along and join us in the Conference Centre for the Morning Gathering at 10:30am, every Sunday.

Our full address is

6 Gilpin Street, Sheffield. S6 3BL



Put our address into your sat nav or smartphone app (e.g. Google Maps!): 6 Gilpin Street, Sheffield, S6 3BL. 


We are located up the road from the Infirmary Road tram stop, located on both the Blue and Yellow tram routes. Walk along Infirmary Road and turn right at Portland St to get to the Conference Centre.


Bus routes 82 & 57 stop along Infirmary Road, and routes 79 and 79a stop along Penistone Road.