Darrin founded The Journey in 2002 in the urban core of St. Louis, Missouri. The Journey has six locations and has released seven church plants. Darrin is Vice President of the Acts 29 Church Planting Network and has helped start multiple non-profits in St. Louis.
Darrin’s passion is to help people know and live the gospel. After earning his B.A. in Biblical languages from Southwest Baptist University, and a Master’s of Divinity (summa cum laude) from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Darrin earned his Doctor of Ministry from Covenant Seminary. Darrin’s first book, Church Planter: The Man, The Message, The Mission with Crossway was released in 2010. Darrin’s second book, For the City, with Zondervan was released in early 2011.
Darrin is married to his high school sweetheart, Amie, and they have four beautiful children: Glory, Grace, Drew, and Delainey.
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