“This is what the LORD says: “Stop at the crossroads and look around. Ask for the old, godly way, and walk in it. Travel its path, and you will find rest for your souls. But you reply, ‘No, that’s not the road we want!’” (Jeremiah 6:16 NLT) These words were written several thousand years ago
Dr. David Spell has served in many different church leadership roles. He has been an Executive Pastor, an Associate Pastor, a Church Planter, a Youth Pastor, a Worship Leader, and a Small Group Leader. David also spent over ten years in the classroom teaching Biblical Studies, Theology, and Leadership at the C3 School of Ministry in Atlanta, Georgia.
David and his wife, Annie, have served as missionaries in Ghana, West Africa and most recently in Brazil from 2012- 2017. They have also been a part of short-term ministry work in many other nations. David has authored seven books and has a Ph.D in Theology as well as a Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Development.
While serving in various capacities in the local church, David was also a full-time police officer. He retired as a lieutenant in 2011 after an almost thirty year career. During his last several years as a police officer, Lt. David was an adjunct instructor at the police academy where he taught Supervision, Management, and Communications. He led several high-profile units within the police department.
David has coached pastors and leaders all over the world, in person and via Skype. As a consultant, David specializes in helping small to medium size churches go to the next level. As a communicator, David is known for his powerful preaching and entertaining teaching. His school of ministry students still tell him that he was their favorite teacher!