James Paton

Originally from Peterhead in North East Scotland, James became the pastor of Zoar Baptist Church in 2010. Prior to this James was an Elder in Surrey Chapel, Norwich.

James undertook a course of study at the Preachers Seminary in Stowmarket over four years whilst also being fully employed as a Graphic Designer.

James preached regularly and led bible studies at many churches in Norfolk and Suffolk before accepting a full time appointment to Zoar Baptist Chapel.

James is married to Joanna and has two children, Robert and Rebecca and a dog named Bonnie.

James has a passion for outreach and learning from the bible and feels the church at Zoar and all members should be a shining light to the surrounding area in which God has placed us.