Kent McClain’s Biography

Meet Kent McClain

Kent McClainKent McClain has served for over forty-five years in different Christian school and church ministries. He has held positions as a school administrator, teacher, senior pastor, associate minister, children and family life pastor, and youth director. He has three master’s degrees in education, biblical studies, and communication. He also has a doctorate in practical ministries. Kent has been married for over forty years to his wife Myrna. They have two children and five grandchildren.

Family Life

McClain FamilyMy wife Myrna and I have been married for forty years as of 2012. Along with being a help to me in the ministry, she is a public school teacher. My son Brodie is married to his wife Katie and they have three children: Luke, Maddie, and Anabelle. Brodie is currently a pastor/missionary for World Impact in Los Angeles. My daughter Shannon is married to her husband Nic, and works part time in real estate. Shannon and Nic have two children Connor and Elizabeth. She and her husband go on short term missions from time to time to places like India and Africa.

Education and certificates

  • Bachelor of Arts: Point Loma University  (History and Speech)
  • Master of Arts: University of Wyoming  (Speech Communication)
  • Master of Arts: Northwest Baptist Seminary (Biblical Studies)
  • Master of Science: National University (Educational Administration)
  • Doctorate of Ministry (Christian Learning Institute of Denver – currently know as University of the Rockies Inc.) Click too see documentation
  • Teaching Credential: California Multiple Subject Credential
  • Community College Credential: California (Language Arts, Literature, Philosophy, Religion)
  • Educator’s Certificate: Association of Christian School International (Level: Superintendent)
  • Ordination: Bible Fellowship Church in Thornton, Colorado
  • Ministry Licenses: Cole Community Church, Bethany Community Church, Peninsula Bible Church

Ministry and Work Experience

  • Christian School Superintendent: Idaho & California
  • Christian school Elementary & Secondary teacher: California
  • Senior Pastor: Colorado
  • Associate Pastor of Assimilation, Men’s Ministries, & Discipleship: California
  • Children’s and Family Life Pastor: Arizona
  • Youth Pastor: Washington and California