Born and raised in Ohio, the middle of three boys, Pastor Dave always knew that God had a calling on his life. Pastor Dave went directly from high school to the Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO., where he earned a Graduate Degree of Theology. Following graduation, Pastor Dave jumped right into ministry because in his words, “That’s what God called me to do.” Pastor Dave has continued serving in ministry faithfully for over 38 years, enjoying the good and the rough times. He is married to Mrs. Dawn having 6 children and 6 grandchildren together. Pastor Dave is the longest tenured pastor on staff in the church’s history serving the church since 2002 with many more to come. His Life’s verse is Psalm 32:8:

“I will instruct and teach you in the way you should go; I will guide you with My eye.”