Meet the Pastors

Paul Manning

Senior Pastor

Paul's passion is for the community and helping our church and congregation move to a place where the people around us are impacted by Jesus every day.

Jo Dealy


Jo has a passion for equipping and empowering people in their faith journey so that they can go out into their spheres of influence and share the love of Jesus with those they encounter.

Scott James


Scott is passionate about seeing kids grow in their development and relationship with God. Married with 4 children of his own, and a big kid at heart himself, Scott always ensures the kids are enjoying themselves in the program.

James Wake


James oversees the Youth, Young Adults and Worship Ministries here at Sydenham Baptist Church. He has a passion for young people and a heart for teaching, discipleship and worship.