David Devonshire received Christ as a soldier in the U.S. Army. He attended New Testament Christian Bible College (now seminary) and graduated in 1990. He met his wife Christine, while in college and he married her shortly thereafter. He pastored churches in Washington, Kansas, Alaska, Hawaii and California. He served as a missionary to the Philippines for four and a half years and that is where his son William was born. He has pastored the church here in St. Louis since December 2009.