Name: Benjamin Wontrop

Spouse: Anna

Children: Joy

Location: England

Ministry Area: Preaching and Evangelism

Year JOINED PEF: 2016

Current Ministry: Benjamin is serving in the south east of England at Bury St. Edmunds Presbyterian Church, a congregation of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in England and Wales (EPCEW). The congregation at Bury St. Edmunds is a small congregation centered around the Word of God and biblical worship with a thriving work of outreach into their local community! The church is also thankful for the opportunity to regularly welcome U.S. military personnel from the nearby U.S. Air Force bases at RAF Lakenheath and Mildenhall. Benjamin's work includes weekly preaching, regular outreach work to adults and youth as well as involvement in pastoral care. 

More Information: God has worked in us a deep desire to see the Word of God faithfully preached, the church in England built up again and sinners come to repentance and faith in our Lord Jesus, by the almighty power of the Holy Spirit, for the glory of God the Father!  

Benjamin is a native of southwestern Virginia and graduated from Virginia Tech with a bachelors degree in history. In 2011, he moved to England to work as an intern with MTW, and after starting seminary, continued to live and work in England, as the pastoral intern for Gateshead Presbyterian Church (EPCEW). During this time, he met Anna Drummond, a native of County Durham, and they were married in July 2013. In 2017, they were blessed with the birth of their first child, Joy. Benjamin is ordained in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in England and Wales.

Contact Information:

E-Mail: bwontrop@gmail.com

Ben Wontrop