Pastor to Pastors; Speaker & Consultant; Author & Podcast Host
David has been speaking publicly for more than thirty-five years and has keynoted countless events and even more church services in fifty different counties. David currently is the Pastor of Discipleship & Group Initiatives at First Baptist Church, Orlando. Prior to that, he was the founder and Lead Pastor of Discovery Church Orlando.
David also served on the advisory team of The Leadership Summit, the largest annual leadership gathering in the world. It features the finest teachers and speakers.
In addition to his current role at First Baptist Church Orlando, he devotes part of his time to coaching, consulting, and speaking to teams and churches around the country. He and his wife, help church leaders gain a thriving ministry without losing their soul. He has cowritten three books. The most recent is Nothing to Prove: Find the Satisfaction and Significance You’ve Been Striving for at the Core of Your True Identity.
David and his wife, Caron, of forty-one years, have three sons and eight grandchildren. They enjoy life to the fullest just outside Orlando, Florida. In his free time, David enjoys reading, hiking, and kayaking.