Matt Bownds

Former Minister for Pontprennau -

Rev Matt Bownds



Matt is an English-born, Welsh-bred boy
who joined Highfields in January 2016 after
serving as a Pastor on the team at
Ammanford Church. Prior to that he was
pastor of a church plant in Carmarthen,
having completed the EMW’s theological
training course in 2005.

Before that Matt worked, for about ten years,
in various management and training roles in
public and private sectors, having studied
law at university.

He’s married to Kath and has two children
– Thomas and Sofia, both of whom – unlike
Matt and Kath – speak Welsh!

In January 2019, the Pontprennau congregation formed the basis of the new independent church: The Bridge Church


  Circuit-training in an attempt to keep fit and stave off middle-age spread; reading; appreciating proper coffee.
Phone:   c/o 029 2065 0740



Recent Sermons:

Start Date Title
Jul 22, 2018 10:00 AM Jesus and the dead man
Jul 15, 2018 06:30 PM Jesus said 'I AM'
Jul 15, 2018 10:00 AM Jesus and the Sinful Woman
Jul 01, 2018 10:00 AM Jesus and the Blind Man
Jun 17, 2018 10:00 AM God’s design for life
May 27, 2018 10:00 AM God’s design for family
May 20, 2018 10:00 AM God is our warrior
May 13, 2018 10:00 AM God’s design for marriage
May 06, 2018 06:30 PM Elijah's brokenness
Apr 29, 2018 06:30 PM Elijah's prayers

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Highfields Church meets in Pontprennau every Sunday morning in addition to our regular services in Cathays.

The residential community that makes up Pontprennau

Pontprennau Service

Activity taking place at Pontprennau Church

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