Student Minister


Tim Darst

Name: Tim Darst

Title: Student Minister

Responsibilities: I do everything possible to give my absolute best to God’s church in engaging, training, discipling, and utilizing believers who are involved in student ministry. My top priority in student ministry is to come along side parents in the discipleship of their students equipping them to love God and people, serve, and grow in a relationship with our God and Savior.

Family: Married to my beautiful wife Jenni; Father to Eli and Levi.

Hobbies: I enjoy rooting for the Stars (and other Dallas teams) with my wife Jenni, playing on my guitar, reading, and spending time with my family!

Education: BA in Religion from East Texas Baptist University.

Experience: I have been blessed to serve in student ministry since 2002, serving as a youth pastor, small group leader, and worship leader. From August 2011- June 2015 I served as the Minister of Youth and Recreation at Memorial Baptist Church in Spring, TX.

Favorite Verse:1 Corinthians 15:58, "Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that in the Lord your labor is not in vain."

Favorite Books: Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

Favorite Quote: Ministry is not a job or Sunday routine, it is a privilege to be chosen and used by Jesus. - Pastor Cole/unknown