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Chuck Swindoll, 89, Moves to Founding Role at Stonebriar; Jonathan Murphy Named Successor

Speaking to the Dallas Morning News, Swindoll said of Murphy, “There’s no one else I would want to share this experience with. We are excited to see what God has in store for us and the congregation of our church.”

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Both Stonebriar and the suburb of Frisco have experienced rapid growth during the past quarter-century.

Swindoll, a Texas native, served in the U.S. Marine Corps and played in its marching band. In 1963, he graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary. Swindoll and his wife, Cynthia, have four children and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.