Southern Baptist Convention
Ed Young is the Senior Pastor of Second Baptist Church of Houston, one of the largest churches in the United States. His broadcast ministry, The Winning Walk, can be heard online and on radio and TV across North America and in countries around the world.
He studied for the ministry at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina. His career has spanned many years which included pastoring churches in North and South Carolina before becoming the Senior Pastor at Second Baptist Church in 1978. He has also served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Pastors’ Convention.
Born in Laurel, Mississippi in 1936, he married the former Jo Beth Landrum. They have three sons: Ed B. Young, Pastor, Fellowship Church, Dallas, TX; Ben Young, Associate Pastor, Second Baptist Church of Houston; and Cliff Young, Associate Pastor of Second Baptist Church of Houston and founder of the contemporary Christian group, Caedmon's Call.
Ed Young has authored numerous books including Light Walking, Healing Broken America; The 10 Commandments of Marriage; The 10 Commandments of Parenting; Total Heart Health for Women; Total Heart Health for Men; Total Heart Health Devotional; Pure Sex; Been There, Done That, Now What?; Romancing at the Home; Against All Odds; The Purpose of Suffering; The Winning Walk; David, After God’s Own Heart; and The Lord is …
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