Danny Goddard was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. He received his B.A. degree from Trevecca Nazarene College in
Nashville, TN, a Masters of Church Management from Olivet Nazarene University in Kankakee, IL, and a Masters of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO. Danny is also a graduate of the Nazarene School of Large Church Management.
An ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene, Danny has pastored Churches of the Nazarene in Indiana, Nebraska, North Carolina, and Oklahoma. He is presently senior pastor at First Church of the Nazarene in New Castle, Indiana.
Danny and his wife, Sandie, have one son, Tommy, who resides with his wife, Micha, in Southern California. Danny is the author of Pastoral Care in Times of Death and Dying (Beacon Hill Press, 2009), What Will We Do Without Bob? (Dust Jacket, 2011), and Such Great Faith (Dust Jacket, 2015).