Joel R. Beeke

Presiding Elder, ECBM Circuit of Baptist Churches | Principal, Baptist Academy of Antigua

Hensworth W. C. Jonas is Presiding Elder of the East Caribbean Baptist Mission—Circuit of Churches in Antigua & Barbuda, serving as a full-time pastor in the Circuit since 1985 with his leadership of the Central Baptist Church. In 1991, he founded and has served as Principal of the Baptist Academy of Antigua (K-12). That same year he co-founded the Caribbean Baptist Heritage Conference, a regional conference on Reformed theology for clergy and laity. He led the planting of the Tyrells Baptist Church, the Covenant Baptist Church, and the Immanuel Baptist Church on the island of Antigua. He and his wife, Vandah, were married in 1986 and they have three children and two grandchildren.