Jimmy Hinton is a native to the Somerset area. He grew up in Shanksville, where United 93 went down on 9/11. The Somerset Church of Christ is the congregation he grew up in. He graduated from Harding University in Searcy, AR in 2001 with a B.A. in Bible and Religion and graduated from Harding School of Theology in Memphis, TN in May of 2007 with a Master of Divinity. Jimmy is the 2007 recipient of the Jack P. Lewis Ministry of Study Award. He began preaching at Somerset full time in June of 2009.
Jimmy married Natalie in 2005 and they are the proud parents of Eden, Cameron, and Isaac.