Darren joined the pastoral staff in April 2013, when he assumed the duties of Youth Pastor. He continues to be the music director as well, a position he has held for nearly 4 years. Darren married Susan Golden on December 24, 1993. They remain happily married (most of the time) and live in the home they designed and built in Clinton. Susan is a CPA for Clinton Accounting Service, and owns and operates Susan Golden Auditing. Susan is the sound technician for New Day during Sunday worship.
Darren works 3 days a week for Trinity Home Medical Equipment of Bloomington, where he has been a Clinical Specialist for 5 years. In March of 2012 he graduated from Independence University with an associates degree in Respiratory Therapy. In October of 2012 he earned the designation of Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). In March of 2013, he returned to college again. This time he is attending Liberty University Online, majoring in psychology with an emphasis in Christian counceling. He expects to graduate in 2016.
New Day Church Youth Outing- St. Louis, Mo. August 5, 2013