Darryle and Bren

Pastor Darryle Dunks and Bren have pastored Texas churches for 35 years, most recently as minister to Forerunners (Senior Adults) at Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler. They served as Foreign Missionaries in Tanzania, East Africa from 1977-1979. He began his pastorate at Emerald Bay Community Church on January 2, 2013.

Dr. Dunks is a graduate of Baylor University, BA in religion; and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, MDiv and DMin with doctoral studies in “Equipping Older Adults in Selected Ministry Projects.”

He and Bren have one son, Brian and wife Jenn from League City, Texas, and two grandchildren, Bryce and his wife Alison in Irvine, California, and Kayln in Waco, Texas.