Roy is engaged in active Church ministry although now retired from a full time post. He met his wife Sue while studying at the Birmingham Bible Institute. Later he trained for the Church of England ordained ministry at Ripon College, Cuddesdon, near Oxford. Now Roy and Sue live close to Oxford, also their daughter Victoria who is also an ordained minister and their 7 year old grandson, Seth.  Loves to talk with people about his faith in Christ, to write and is great reader, especially of early American writers but also at the interface of faith and contemporary cultural issues.