About us

Who are we?

St Paul’s are a people who, through encounter, transformation and love, are growing in their life with God

  • Encounter – with God the Father through His Son, the Word, by His Spirit.
  • Transformation – through a loving, healing and liberating relationship with God.
  • Love – and care for one another, those around us and all God’s creation.

Our leadership team

Adam Rylett


Contact Adam.

Carolyn Madanat

Assistant Curate

Contact Carolyn.

Gen Rylett

Pastor: Families, Youth and Children

Contact Gen about our work with youth, families and children, and all activities for 11-18 year olds.

Gen usually works Sundays to Wednesdays.

Ellie Hughes

Pastor: Community 

Contact Ellie about our work in the community and our Connect Groups.
Ellie is also one of our Parish Safeguarding Officers.

Ellie’s day off is usually Friday.


Caroline Dennis

Operations Manager

Contact Caroline for all general enquiries.
Caroline is also our PCC Secretary.

Caroline’s day off is usually Friday.


Jess Comer

Interim Pastor: Worship

Contact Jess for all worship related enquiries.

Casey Buchner

Assistant Pastor: Children

Contact Casey for queries relating to our work with under 11’s.

Casey usually works Sundays to Wednesdays.

Ben Hislop

Assistant Pastor: Youth

Contact Ben for queries relating to our work with over 11’s.

Ben usually works Sundays to Thursdays.

Elena Boothman


Contact Elena for church bookings and banns enquiries.

Elena usually works Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays


Fiona de Quidt

Assistant Minister

Contact Fiona.

Lesley Bell

Lay Reader

Contact Lesley via the Church Office.

Dale Kirk

Lay Reader

Contact Dale via the Church Office.

Gareth Buchner


Contact Gareth via the Church Office.




Our relationships

St Paul’s is part of the Church of England, in the Diocese of Southwark. We are members of Churches Together in Kingston, the New Wine network of churches and the Evangelical Alliance.

Our mission partners

As a church we commit to giving at least 10% of church giving to mission activities in the UK and overseas. See our Mission Page to find out more about our current mission partners.

Our church school

We have a special relationship with St Paul’s Primary School next door.

Useful Documents

Our Privacy Notice. Our other policies can be found here.

The diocese safeguarding policy: A Safe Church.

Our 2023 Annual Report.

Our 2024 Electoral Roll. To be added or removed from this list please sontact our Electoral Roll Officer, Caroline Dennis.