Rev. Dr. McFaul is the fifth Senior Minister at The Olin T. Binkley Memorial Baptist Church. Marcus earned his B.S. Speech Communications, Performance of Literature/English (1984) from the University of Texas-Austin; MDiv. Church History/Preaching (1987), at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ft. Worth, TX; Doctor of Ministry, (2006) from Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, IN.
He was ordained by Rev. Dr. Browning Ware, Pastor-Mentor at the First Baptist Church, Austin, TX on June 28, 1987. Marcus has experience with churches in university communities, such as an 11-year tenure as Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church Lawrence, KS, and Highland Park Baptist Church in his college town of Austin, TX. Additionally, he has served American Baptist Churches in Holton and Columbus, Indiana. Marcus has training and experience as both an Intentional Interim Minister and church consultant, trained by the Center for Congregational Health.