D.A. Horton serves as Lead Pastor of Reach Fellowship a church plant in North Long Beach, CA. Prior to his current role he’s also served as Chief Evangelist for the Urban Youth Workers Institute (UYWI), an urban church planter/pastor in Kansas City, MO, a National Coordinator of Urban Student Ministries at the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and the Executive Director at ReachLife Ministries, the non-profit ministry of Reach Records.
He earned his B.S. in Biblical Studies from Calvary Bible College, his Masters Degree in Christian Studies from Calvary Theological Seminary and is currently working on his Ph.D. in Applied Theology with a North American Missions emphasis at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
He has authored six published books; G.O.S.P.E.L., DNA: Foundations of the Faith (published through Moody Publishers), Bound to Be Free: Escaping Performance to be Captured by Grace, (published through NavPress), Authentic Love: Christ, Culture, and the Pursuit of Purity, Letters of the Revelation, To the One Who Conquers – Teen Bible Study: Freedom from Sin through the Revelation of Jesus Christ, (published through Lifeway).
D.A. and his wife of 14 years Elicia have co-authored, Enter the Ring: Fighting Together for a Gospel-Saturated Marriage, which will release through NavPress in January 2018. D.A. and Elicia have two daughters, Izabelle and Lola and one son, D.A. Jr. (aka Duce).
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