John Benton speaking at Feed on ‘The Prophets’ as part of our series on ‘How to read the Bible’. John is the Pastor of Chertsey Street Baptist Church and is a very gifted teacher of the Bible. He has a wonderfully faithful and fruitful ministry behind him and a number of helpful books, some co-authored with his wife Ann on subjects such as marriage and parenting. John also has a doctorate in science and has a keen interest in the relationship between science and faith. He is a sought-after speaker at conferences and churches on family issues in particular. He started off his working life as a maths teacher in Liverpool before training for ministry.