<span style="color: #cccccc; border-radius: 5; background-color: black; opacity: .75;">Darrin McKnight</span>

Darrin McKnight


Darrin became pastor of Southwood in July 2012. He has been in the ministry for 20 years having served churches in Oklahoma, Texas, and Illinois. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University. He earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife Lesli have been married for 21years. They have two sons: Conner age 18 and Nathan age 14.

Favorite verse: Exodus 3:14

What’s on your iPod: Matt Redman, Tomlin, Third Day, Mercy Me, Rich Mullins, Sinatra

Favorite eats: Papadeaux’s, Texas Land and Cattle, Kincaid’s Hamburgers, La Roma Pizza

Favorite flix: Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Rookie, Hunt for Red October, Tombstone

Favorite team: Yankees, Thunder

Dream vacation: NYC to run marathon

What do you do in your spare time: Hang with my family, Golf, Jog

Something we don’t know about you: Cut an album years ago called “Pew.” Sold 0 copies but raised $8k to purchase new sanctuary pews.

Recommended reading: Christ is All, Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ, Christless Christianity

Greatest ministry highlight: Baptizing my boys