Andy grew up in Lurgan, Northern Ireland where he started out in life as a plumber and then a baker. At age 21, he went to The Faith Mission Bible College in Edinburgh to study Theology. Andy became a children’s evangelist for CEF (Child Evangelism Fellowship), firstly in Mourne from 1987 where he became area director and then in Dundee from 1993. In 2000, Andy set up Urban Impact Christian Ministries and thus R.O.C.K. Street Chaplains was formed. In 2019, Andy was awarded a BEM (British Empire Medal) by the Queen for services to the community in Dundee. Andy is the club chaplain for Dundee United FC and Warrenpoint Town FC. Andy has been married to Marina from Kilkeel, NI for 30 years. They have a son Calvin and a daughter Abigail.
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