Faith & Hunger Series: Pastor Deon Parker of Life on Lexington

Updated: Aug 28, 2019

The following guest post is part of our series on Faith & Hunger contributed by Deon Parker, Senior Pastor at Life on Lexington, in High Point, North Carolina. Second Harvest’s Faith & Hunger series is looking at how we as a community should address hunger from a variety of faith perspectives.

Deon Parker is a Christian, married his wife Julie in 2001 and has five children. He is a 2004 graduate of Piedmont Baptist College (now Piedmont International University in Winston-Salem, NC). Since graduating college, Deon has served as a middle school and high school teacher, a middle school and high school basketball coach, a high school and collegiate basketball team chaplain, a collegiate baseball team chaplain, a rescue mission chaplain, a sports league director, a speaker at various middle schools, high schools, college campuses, and jails, a music leader, and a pastor.