We are thrilled to welcome Shamus Drake as the newest member of our staff at Crossway! Shamus has taken on the role of Minister of Family Discipleship, and we are praising God for providing this brother to labor alongside us for the sake of the gospel!
Shamus has been in ministry since his conversion at 16 years old. He and his high school sweetheart, Danalinn, grew up and married in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He has served leading worship and pastoring several churches. Currently, Shamus is finishing his Ph.D. in Biblical Counseling from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and Danalinn have four children: KatieBelle, Atticus, Aslan, and Alistair. They love spending time with their church community, running, and drinking good coffee. As a family, they enjoy all things superhero, Wingfeather, Lego, riding bikes, soccer, and football.
Shamus is passionate about seeing people grow deeper in their understanding of Christ’s lordship over every facet of their lives, and he loves helping families function in light of the gospel.