Dr. Mac Brunson holds an MDiv and a DMin from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he is currently working on a PhD. He has served as the senior pastor of several churches, most notably First Baptist Church of Dallas, and First Baptist Church Jacksonville. He is currently serving as the senior pastor of Valleydale Church in Birmingham, Alabama. He has been part of missions endeavor in over 10 countries, has multiple publications, and was the president of the South Baptist Convention Pastor’s Conference in 2003. He’s been married to his wife Debora for 39 years, and they have three married adult children, 13 grandchildren and growing.