David is the founding pastor of New Community Covenant Church, a multiracial congregation on the South Side of Chicago. He also serves as the CEO of New Community Outreach, a non-profit organization working to reduce causes of trauma and raise opportunities for equity in Chicago. He previously served as a Director of Church Planting for the Evangelical Covenant Church. David and Maggie have been married for 20 years and have two amazing sons.
David’s book, Rediscipling the White Church: From Cheap Diversity to True Discipleship, will be published by InterVarsity Press this coming May.
David sends out an occasional newsletter (mostly ) about race, justice, and theology that you can subscribe to here. He also keeps track of what he’s reading here and keeps a constantly developing reconciliation bibliography here.