Chaplaincy for Bournville FC
Part of Mat's role as Senior Minister of the church is to be Chaplain of Bournville FC which is situated at Rowheath. Bournville FC began in 2007 and the Club Chairman is Colin O'Toole.
Since 2007 the club have developed both with boys and girls teams ranging from U7s all the way through to U17s & U18s. There are plans to have a men's team and also develop walking football for over 50s and also disability football too.
Part of the role of Chaplain is to encourage the teams, be part of the football leadership team, pray for the players and fans and be available for pastoral support.
If you want to know more about Bournville FC look out for updates on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Bournville-FC-1450908188326825/