The Revd Ellen Eames is Priest in Charge of St Christopher’s, Walworth, in the Diocese of Southwark. She trained for the priesthood at Westcott House, Cambridge, where she studied Theology at Corpus Christi College and as an exchange student at Yale Divinity School. She served her curacy in Scunthorpe in the Diocese of Lincoln, before becoming Chaplain at Saint Gabriel’s College, a Church of England comprehensive school in Camberwell, Diocese of Southwark. She has been an active leader in community organising with Citizens UK, through which she has been exploring the relationship between preaching and politics. She has a passion for homiletics (the art of preaching) and helping others to develop their preaching ministry.