Mission &
Leadership Summit 2022

Speaker Details

Teaching pastor, Younger Generation Church

Dr. A. Allan Martin

A. Allan Martin, Ph.D., is the teaching pastor of Younger Generation Church, the vibrant young adult ministry of the Arlington Seventh-day Adventist Church in Texas. In addition, Dr. Martin serves the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists [NAD] as point person for the Growing Young Adventists initiative in collaboration with Young Adult LIFE and the Fuller Youth Institute.

Martin also served the NAD, in partnership with the Barna Group, as the lead research facilitator for the Adventist Millennial Study. Dr. Martin continues as adjunct faculty for the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary, specializing in discipleship and young adult ministry.

He and his wife, Deirdre, tour internationally, speaking about relationships and equipping new generations in Christian lifestyle and leadership. Their daughter, Alexandria, is a registered nurse with Loma Linda University Medical Center, while Allan and Deirdre reside in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.