Leadership Team

PASTOR: Malcolm Jones

Pastor Malcolm JonesAfter 25 years in the accountancy profession, Malcolm became Pastor of a church in Crockenhill.  Then, after a further 12 years, he came to Elmstead; where he has been for 11 years now.  He is married to Margaret and they have two children and six grandchildren.  Malcolm enjoys badminton, but isn’t very good at it.

ELDER: Mark Griffin

markAfter many years working in the City, Mark may seem to have taken semi-retirement, but is busier than ever. He became a Christian some 22 years ago and has been at ‘Elmstead’ for 20 years. He met Debbie (Mark’s wife) there, and they are both key workers in the church, as well as being care workers. Mark enjoys cooking, reading and a good action thriller.

ELDER: Le Fras Strydom

lefras ebcLe Fras has been working in London since 2004 – say hi if you spot him on the South Eastern train.He has a young and expanding family and thanks God for his miracle working wife Suzanne. He does NOT support England at any sport which his beloved South Africa plays but has learnt to enjoy a cup of tea. He loves opening the Bible with anyone willing to listen to what Jesus has to say.