Sunday, April 7, 2024

Room: Maple Suite

Room: Maple Suite

9:00AM – 10:15AM
Thank you to everyone who made this year's conference great! See you next year!

Rev. Darryl Bernard Heath

Pastor of St. John Missionary Baptist Church

Rev. Darryl Barnard Heath is the proud Pastor and Soul Watcher of the St. John Missionary Baptist Church of Sacramento, CA. Called to the preaching ministry in 1985, and was ordained in 1999. He served as the Administrative Assistant to the late Dr. William E. Hights for 12 years (1987-1999). After the Lord called his mentor and friend to glory, Rev. Heath was called to take the mantle of leadership in 2000. Under the leadership of Rev. Heath, the St. John Fellowship continued to grow and ministries flourish. Additions to Sunday worship, new ministries and community outreaches, and a successful plan that paid off the church mortgage in 5 years are some of the results of the leadership of Pastor Heath. Rev. Heath has set forth a vision plan that is aggressively geared to empower men and women of all ages. He is the founder and CEO of the Repairing the Breach Neighborhood Project. A not-for-profit outreach to the Sacramento Community that seeks to help to rebuild broken lives and empower the less fortunate and struggling to reach their potential by encouraging students to continue their education, assisting first home buyers, helping seniors flourish, and aiding those living with challenging situations. Through this nonprofit he has organized a food program called “4th Street Manna” that serve an average of 175-200 people per week with groceries and amenities each month. He is a gifted preacher who’s preaching and teaching is progressive and reaches all ages sprinkled with humor.

Rev. Darryl B. Heath has held various State Offices within the California State Baptist Convention, Inc., and currently holds the office of 2nd Vice President of the California State Baptist Convention. He has held the offices of President of the State Moderators of the California State Baptist Convention, 2nd Vice President of the Sacramento & Vicinity Baptist Minister’s Conference, Treasurer of the Sacramento & Vicinity Men’s Conference, and Moderator of the Northern District Baptist Association, Inc., Sacramento, CA. He was a former volunteer with the Sacramento Law Enforcement Community Chaplaincy, the Sacramento Neighborhood Accountability Board, board member of the HIV/AIDS African American Advisory Board of C.A.R.E.S Clinic, and the past Mayor of Sacramento, Honorable Kevin Johnson, education Initiative STAND UP. He is a founding member of Pastors Assisting Students to Succeed (P.A.S.S.), one of the founding organizers and member of IndiviZible. He has served as the Spiritual Advisor to Blacks In Government (BIG) Sacramento Metro Chapter, and is very proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. since 1981. He is an active community member and organizer having spoken with and on behalf of the former Mayor of Sacramento, Honorable Kevin Johnson, dealing with City Policy, Education, Community Participation, and Expansion. Rev. Heath is one of several religious advisors to Mayor Kevin Johnson of Sacramento, CA. Rev. Darryl Heath received an Honorary Doctorate Degree of Divinity in 2004.

Rev. Darryl Barnard Heath married the beautiful Mrs. Arnet Rene’ Heath August 30, 1986. He is the proud “foster” father of their niece, the late Teresa Wright, their nephew, David Mitchell, and presently the guardian of their great nephews Ja’lyn T. Wright (currently attending UCLA), and DeMarion J. Wright-Boyd, the sons of their late niece. He is the proud owner of a rambunctious Staffordshire Terrier/Australian Cattle Dog named “Lord Dawg Vader.” A man who loves people and laughter he has been blessed with many friends. Growing up in Los Angeles, CA Rev. Darryl Barnard Heath has developed a great passion for people who are trying to make a change in their lives and reach their God-given potential. He spends his leisure time enjoying baseball/softball, video games, movies, watching TV, fishing, bowling. He is an amateur golfer, learning to play the violin, and reading in his spare time. Life is something to be enjoyed and everyone should have a chance to be all they can be in Christ. His favorite Scripture is Isaiah 40:31, “But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.” His two favorite quotes are Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy to a friend. (Dr. Martin Luther King), All it takes for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.(Sir Edmund Burke)

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