David Platt is president of the Southern Baptist Convention's International Mission Board. David’s first love in ministry is making disciples, sharing, showing, and teaching God’s Word in everyday life. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (A.B.J.) from the University of Georgia, and a Master of Divinity (M.Div.), Master of Theology (Th.M) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the author of the New York Times Best Seller Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream. David and his wife Heather have four children, Caleb, Joshua, Mara Ruth, and Isaiah.
David Platt, pastor of The Church at Brook Hills, explains that Christ's followers will be persecuted for emulating Him. Whether in the United States or around the globe, Christians need to be prepared for when evil attacks.