David has been pastor of Hays Hills since 1989. He has been married to Melissa Sweet, a public school teacher, since 1992, and they have three children. Daughter Callie spends much of her time in Uganda with “I Choose You” ministry. Son, Matt, is a fire fighter. Daughter Emily, raises rabbits and a pig. David holds a BA in Government from the University of Texas, a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry from Southwestern. His calling is to be a shepherd to the flock: caring for them, praying for them, providing leadership, and feeding them God’s word.