Phil McKinney II is the Discipleship Minister at the Fairfax Church of Christ in Fairfax, VA. Phil has 25 years of ministry experience in Arkansas, Virginia, and through mission work in over 9 countries. Phil also teaches as an adjunct professor for Harding University, Harding School of Theology, and Toccoa Falls College. He holds degrees from Harding University (B.A.), Harding School of Theology (M.A.), and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Ph.D., Discipleship and Family Ministry). He has published articles in the Journal of Biblical Perspectives in Leadership and the Journal of Discipleship and Family Ministry and recently authored a chapter in the book Practical Family Ministry from Randall House. He is passionate about God and His Word and deeply desires to help others fall in love with Christ. Phil has been married to his wife Angie for over 20 years and they have three beautiful daughters Kaylee, Taylor, and Rylie. Phil loves to read and learn and loves to have deeper conversations about God. He also loves to sing, play guitar (as well as other instruments), watch movies, ski, root for his Pittsburgh Steelers, run (long-distance), wood work, and a plethora of other activities and interests.