Meet The Pastor

Rev Bill Doyle BA (pictured on the right),is married to Anne and have two married children, Billy and Brenda. Billy and his wife Fiona have two children, Charlie and Cameron. Brenda and her husband Clark have three boys, Scott, Greg and Jack.

Anne and Bill grew up in Edinburgh and came to know Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord through their contact with Portobello Baptist Church between the years 1970 and 1972. Following this a long and active association with Wester Hailes Baptist Church developed where both were founding members and where Bill's involvement with King's Crew is still remembered.

After taking early retirement from a lengthy career with British Telecom, Bill followed his calling to the ministry by studying at Glasgow Bible College as a mature student, graduating during the summer of 1994 with a BA degree.A period of active involvement within Lochgelly Baptist Church then followed where Bill was due to become an associate Pastor prior to God calling him to NewLife Christian Fellowship. Bill was ordained a Pastor of New Life Christian fellowship on 30th September 1995.
Bill is a keen golfer and football fan, being a Leither follows his local football team.

Some of Bill's favourites;

Favourite TV... Only Fools and Horses. and Dads Army.

Favourite authors ... Jamie Buckingham, Adrian Plass, R.T. Kendall.

Favourite Bible books.... Genesis, Romans and Philippians plus the other sixty three.

Favourite food .. Most Chinese and Scottish Steak Pie.

Favourite drinks... Black coffee and fat coke (must be coca cola).

Favourite music...1950's and 60's.(early rock'n' roll and skiffle)

Favourite Christian music .. Matt Redman, Chris Bowater, Michael W Smith, Robin Mark, Dave Bilborough, Tim Hughes are just a few..

Favourite car... only because he has one just now, Citroen xsara (saloon).

Favourite pet.... Pongo his cross collie pooch.  (as Bill would say, "I don't know why he is a cross collie, he's never ever been angry).