Rev. Dr. Patrick L. Daymond
The Rev. Dr. Patrick L. Daymond serves as Senior Pastor of Covenant United Church of Christ in South Holland, IL (CUCC). His passion is rooted in engaging and empowering all of humanity, locally and globally, through preaching and teaching the life changing Word of God and living out the convincing gospel of Jesus Christ.
A native of Winter Haven, FL, Dr. Daymond graduated from Davidson College with a BA in Political Science. He holds a Master of Divinity (M.Div) degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, from which he garnered honors and distinctions. He also earned his Doctor of Ministry (D.Min) degree from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, where his primary research focused on Congregational Leadership.
Ordained in the Presbyterian Church (USA), Dr. Daymond also holds ministerial standing in the United Church of Christ. A sought after preacher, teacher, revivalist, conference and workshop facilitator, he has been awarded numerous citations for his community and civic activism and involvement.
Dr. Daymond is the husband of Antonia Michelle Daymond, Ph.D and they are proud parents of twin sons, Bryce Ellington and Benjamin Miles.