Rev Peter Thomas is Minister of North Springfield Baptist Church in Chelmsford, Essex, UK.
Peter first studied science at Trinity Hall Cambridge and taught chemistry and computer studies at Watford Grammar School. He then studied theology at London Bible College (now London School of Theology). He was ordained in 1986 and has served Baptist churches in Tunbridge Wells, Borehamwood (also planting Elstree Free Church) and Brentwood before moving to North Springfield in 2010. In 1995 he was awarded the MA in Biblical Interpretation again at LBC with a dissertation on The Nature of Biblical Authority.
Peter has particular interests in church growth principles and mission consultancy as well as ministry, prayer and discipleship. In 2008 he published “Making Disciples One-to-One – Courses for Christian Growth”. He currently serves on the Council of the Eastern Baptist Association as Task Group Leader for Mission Resourcing and also as Treasurer of The College of Baptist Ministers www.collegeofbaptistministers.org