Key Personnel of ALC

Vince and Lisa Williams

Vince and Lisa Williams - Senior Leaders at Lakenheath ALC.

Vince and Lisa are passionate for people and the purpose God has for them. They are local business owners who see their businesses as a means of reaching people. Vince, originally from New York City, is responsible for the ongoing vision of the church and leads with a prophetic and evangelistic zeal. Saved from a background of drugs he has a passion for others to know Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour. Vince is also a team member of the Assembly of God Missions Department. Lisa is originally from Lakenheath and has a Pastoral gift. She is the prayer leader for our church and spear heads the weekly Kingdom Connect meeting. She also oversees hospitality for the church. 

Rich and Amba Keeble

Rich and Amba Keeble - Assistant Leaders.  

Richard is married to Amba and they have three children, Bethany, Nathan and Samuel. Richard studied at Mattersey Hall Bible College from 1998 to 2001. Richard and Amba were married in 2001 and then started their ministry together at King's Church, Portsmouth. They served on the church leadership team from 2002 to 2008. Richard pioneered a father's project and supported dads and their families from the local community. From 2008 to 2015, Richard and Amba led Willows Community Church in Grimsby. Richard helped the church reach into the local community more effectively and helped to develop numerous projects and groups to serve all ages. In August 2015 the Lord called Richard, Amba and their children to Lakenheath. They are the new Assistant Leaders of Abundant Life Church, Lakenheath. They are looking forward to supporting these great ministries and developing connections and opportunities within the local community. Richard is passionate about Jesus, his family, the local church and in seeing community transformation. 

Joe and Claire Weekes

Joseph and Claire – Lead Elders.               

Joseph and Claire are passionate about people and community transformation. Joseph leads the Worship Team with a demonstrable zeal for God. Claire leads the Children’s Ministry with passion and has worked with children for several years. Both are trustees and have a passion for worship and service to the local church and local community. Together they minister in local community care homes, run Connect groups and coordinate the bulk of the services and activities at Lakenheath ALC. Joseph is from London and Claire from Ipswich, England. Together they have three children.


Nicola Palmer

Nicola Palmer – Manager of Sunshine Corner Nursery School.     


Assembliea de Deus Brazilian/Portuguese Congregation Key Personnel

Pastor Alexandre and Christina Silva

Pastor Alexandre and Christina Silva - Senior Leaders at Assembliea de Deus in Thetford.

Alexandre and Christina are from Espirito Santo the town of Vila Velha Brazil and are dynamic, passionate leaders with a desire to reach the local community. Together they are senior leaders at our sister Church in Thetford, Assembleia de Deus. Pastor Alex is a driving instructor and currently completing a degree in Theology. Christina is trained in Communications and leadership. Together they work closely with Vince and Lisa to advance the vision of this collective body.