Called to ministry at age 19 David began his preparation at Freed-Hardeman University with a BA in Biblical Studies, continuing at Amridge University with an MS in Practical Ministries, and completing an M.Div in Church Ministry through Liberty University. He also completed Board Certification with the Association of Professional Chaplains having spent nearly 10 of the past 41 years of ministry as a hospital Chaplain. His passion is helping people through preaching the gospel of Christ. He and his wife Susan have three adult children and seven grandchildren. One of his favorite verses is: Philippians 4:6 (NLT) Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done.