Roots Down, Branches Out

Lydia Young

Lydia joined Christ Church in September 2019 and works full-time as Children and Youth Team Leader. She graduated with a BA in Applied Theology (Children and Schools) from Moorlands College in July 2019. She previously worked for four years as Children and Youth Leader for Exmouth Baptist Church and Exmouth Community College.

Lydia was brought up in Nottingham and had a salvation army upbringing. However, as a teenager she attended the local Baptist Church, which inspired to study youth ministry.

Aside from Lydia’s work at Church, she enjoys singing as part of Christ Church Jazz Choir and painting landscapes and animals with acrylics.