Daniel Bennett - Senior Pastor
Pastor Daniel began working on ministry at Bethany Community Church during his sabbatical from Bethany Baptist Church in October and November of 2007. Prior to that he had been at Bethany Baptist Church since August 2000 as the youth pastor and family pastor.
He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Dallas in 1999 and majored in Literary Studies and Historical Studies. In 2004, he earned his Master's of Divinity from Moody Bible Institute. He finished his Doctorate of Ministry in Expository Preaching at Southern Seminary in May of 2011.
He is also the author of A Passion for the Fatherless, a book that is designed to help the church engage in God-centered orphan care ministry.
Daniel and his wife, Whitney, have four children, Hannah, Austin, Noah, and Ellie. In addition to pastoral work, Daniel enjoys spending time with his family, date night with his wife, reading, swimming, biking, and running.
Book: Pride and Prejudice; David Copperfield;
Ice Cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough