Bentley is originally from Meridian, MS and graduated from the University of Mississippi in 2007 with a BA in accounting. He met his wife, Sarah Love (who is from Jackson), while in school together at Ole Miss, and they were married the summer after he graduated.
From 2008 to 2010, Bentley was on International Staff with Campus Crusade for Christ in Salerno, Italy after which he became the Pastoral Intern and Church Administrator at Palm Vista Community Church in Miami, FL.
Bentley is an Intern at Redeemer Church, as well as a Teaching Assistant and Photographer. He graduated from RTS Jackson with an M.Div in May 2017.
He and Sarah Love have four children: Lila Grace, Annie, Luke, and Camp.