About Carl

Carl Beech

Carl Beech is the UK Director of The Message Trust a charity focussed on reaching the hardest to reach young people with the message of Jesus.  He is also president of Christian Vision for Men (CVM).

Under his leadership at CVM he spoke to thousands of men around the world each year and saw CVM expand into a global movement working in countries as far afield as Cambodia.  Always a church planter he currently co leads a new church called Redeemer King in Chesterfield in his spare time.

  • Formerly a financial advisor, church planter, youth worker and senior pastor of a large multi-congregational church.
  • On the Councils of the EA, Proclaim Trust, Fusion and Restored
  • Author of several books and founder of the Codelife movement
  • Founder and host of The Gathering, a major festival for men in the UK
  • Hosts the Shedtalk show on Premier Radio
  • Married to Karen for 21 years with two teenage daughters
  • Enjoys sporting challenges and has run the London, Snowdonia and Chesterfield Marathons, cycled from Lands End to John o’ Groats, Calais to Nice and the length of Italy. His next challenge is cycling from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.
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