Dr. Akin is married to Charlotte Akin. They have been married since 1978 and have four sons who all currently serve in the ministry. He has 4 daughters-in-law and 14 grandchildren!
Dr. Akin currently serves as the President of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and is a Professor of Preaching and Theology. He and his wife Charlotte have traveled all over the world serving SBTS students and missionaries and helping share the gospel.