Before coming to McAfee, Dr. Younger served as a pastor for twenty-two years in Texas, Kansas, and Indiana. He is the author of Time for Supper: Invitations to Christ’s Table, The Lighter Side, and Who Moved My Pulpit? He and his wife Carol co-authored Mark: Finding Ourselves in the Story. Brett writes monthly columns for Baptist News Global and Baptists Today. Dr. Younger has been an interim pastor for five churches and a frequent conference speaker and workshop leader. His articles and sermons have appeared in journals, periodicals, publications, and websites such as Christian Century, Feasting on the Word, Lectionary Homiletics, Ministry Matters, Abingdon Preaching Annual, Formations Commentary, Review & Expositor, and The Itawamba County Times. He blogs at peculiarpreacher.com.
He received his B.A. in religion from Baylor University, and his M.Div. and Ph.D. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Brett and Carol (also a graduate of Baylor and Southern) have two sons, Graham, a lawyer, and Caleb, a student at Georgetown University.