David is originally from Cedarville, Ohio. He and his wife, Christal, have been married for seven years and have two sons, Uriah (4) and Asa (2). David and Christal are in their early 30's. David served for five years as Associate Pastor at First Baptist of Gallipolis (2011-2016) and was directly responsible for the youth and children's ministries. David also provided direct, regular support to the Senior Pastor for preaching, visitation, weddings, funerals, and counseling. David has a Masters of Arts in Theological Studies from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary as well as degrees in Organizational Leadership and Civil Engineering with practical experience in the construction industry.
Worship Leader, Elder
Robert is our Worship Leader here at Faith, leading our Praise Team on Sunday mornings. Robert has been married to Karla, his high school sweetheart, for 32 years. They have two married sons (Ryan married to Abigail - son, Jack & daughter, Nora; Ross married to Taylor - dog, Ella) and a daughter at home, Rachel. Robert also serves as an Elder and teaches an adult Sunday School class. Through the week, Robert runs a design-build firm with his brother and also serves as a business coach and monthly facilitator for a business owner's discipleship group. Robert's passion is to serve Jesus with his whole heart and to demonstrate that God wants your whole life. Robert wants our members to truly believe that we worship God and glorify Jesus in everything we say and do - every day.
Jamie and his wife, Dee Dee, came to Faith in 2004. He served as a Deacon for four years before becoming an Elder in 2012. Since December 2014, he has served as Chairman of the Elder Board. Jamie and Dee Dee have been married for 34 years and have three children, Allyson, Taylor, and Keaton. Allyson and her husband, Chris, have given them two beautiful grandchildren, Scarlett and Malachi. After graduating from Indiana University, he began his career in Optometry. He has been practicing at Taustine Eye Center in Louisville since 1985. Jamie has traveled annually to Haiti as a short-term missionary since 2005. He loves ministering to the Hatian people by participating in clinics that not only provide medical eye care and glasses, but also a place where they can hear the gospel.