Trae Durden began his new work as the Connections Minister for the Beltline Church of Christ in Decatur, Alabama in February of 2020. Before taht, he has served as the Preaching Minister for the North Highlands Church of Christ in Russellville, Alabama. Trae is married to Leann Edmondson Durden, and they have two children, Darcy Grace (16) and Dalton (13). Trae graduated from Faulkner University in 1998 with a degree in Biblical Studies. He has worked in ministry for over 25 years. He is mostly known for his work as Campus Minister for the Tide for Christ Ministry in Tuscaloosa.