Bio: Pastor Dan Boatman professed his faith in Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at the age of 13 in his grandfather's kitchen. Fast-forward a decade or two, and he announced his call to preach in January 2001 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Then, some 14 years later, Bro. Dan began his pastorate at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church on October 7, 2013. A graduate of Auburn University, Bro. Dan has a degree in mathematics education. He has a Master's degree in Pastoral Counseling from Liberty University. He is married to Lisa (Clayton) Boatman. The couple has five children: Clayton, Avery, Bailey, Tucker, and Luke Tex. Before coming to MPBC, Bro. Dan founded the Abundant Life Baptist Church in Opelika, Alabama. He also served as Assistant Pastor at Greater Life Baptist Church in Columbus, Georgia. Born and raised in the Blount County area, Bro. Dan has a tremendous burden to reach the community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.