Linda Barker

Linda was brought up in Cape Town and after living in various places in Africa and the Middle East came to England 22 years ago. Linda became a Christian when her daughter was two years old and has been coming to Sutton for 18 years. She became a deacon in 2013 and her areas of responsibility are Pastoral Care, Sustained Social Action which includes the Carnival and Fair Trade. She is married to Nick and between them have four children who are now young adults with only one still at home. Her family say she is obsessed with food… but Linda says “I am passionate about food and love nothing better than cooking for people and sharing meals together!”