Darrin D. Payne
Author and Publisher in Atlanta, Georgia
Born & raised in Passaic County, New Jersey, Darrin graduated from High School in the 80's. His teen interests include being an Honor student, holding office in Student Government, playing the alto saxophone in jazz, concert and marching band, singing tenor in the choir, performing guest solo work in school, church and various local venues and partying like a "rock star"- his life's disturbance until his late 30's. These years make up his initial Spiritual training you can read about in his published memoir "A Conqueror In Training."
He studied various curricula at colleges in New Jersey and Pennsylvania including Accounting, Business Management, and English. His first degree was completed in 1991 and he entered the world of medical imaging. It was a rewarding career for nearly 15 years before he was overcome with a major skeletal defect that took him out of his career permanently. Fortunately,God was birthing his affinity towards ministry.
Ordained in 2006, he serves in the church as an associate minister. God's leadership in the development of Conqueror Ministries is realized through his outreach ministry. He promotes the Conqueror Lifestyle through his preaching, teaching and speaking engagements.
He is the author of the "Suit Up" Serieswhich is designed to prepare men to utilize the armor of God. He provides Conqueror Marriage Services to men and their prospective wives. In addition, he offers Conqueror Coaching to men who are recovering from the storms of life.
He married his wife at age 23 and they are blessed to have 3 healthy additions - 2 boys and a girl. He currently has 1 grandson. Divorced after 20 years of marriage, he continues to help his sons and daughter realize the Conqueror Lifestyle in their adult lives.
He was blessed to go back to school to pursue another degree in Ministry Studies. He speaks annually at various spiritual men's retreats, seminars and special events. He is also known for his singing voice and soloist skills. A 2nd graduation occurred in 2008 at age 40 .
He promotes the Conqueror Lifestyle wherever he go