Our Pastor

Marcus D. King, Senior Pastor

Marcus D. King has spent the last 25 plus years of his life helping individuals discover their God-given purpose. After earning degrees in English/Christian Ministry and Christian Education while attending Sam Houston State University, Dallas Baptist University, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, King spent time as an 8th grade English teacher.

He also has served on the board of directors for several organizations including the Chamber of Commerce, Dallas NAACP and has over twenty-five years of experience in leadership and management. He spent over ten years serving in church ministries and on church staff of well-established ministries in Dallas. He is the founder and lead pastor of Disciple Central Community Church, a ministry that was birthed in 2008 with only seven members. Since that time, DC3 has become a name in the community because of its outreach efforts in Dallas County, as well as in other countries with such efforts in The Gambia, West Africa, Haiti and Jamaica. Also, he is the president and CEO of Marcus D. King Ministries Inc.

He has received several prestigious awards for his commitment to community, leadership and Christ throughout the years. He has also authored five books; the latest one, The Cost of Change: What to Expect When You’re in Transition. His messages can be viewed online via our website and other internet outlets. He shares life with his wife Nicole and their 3 children.