David Gamble was raised in the hills of East Tennessee in a Christian home. He was saved at age fourteen in an old fashion revival meeting and later called to preach during his sophomore year at Pensacola Christian College. After graduate school he married Renee Knierim and began serving as a youth pastor in Florida. The Lord called him to pastor the Grace Baptist Church of Newport, TN (1996-2004), and then to Bethel Baptist Church of Hartselle, AL (2004-2013). He served with Dr. Clarence Sexton and Crown College (2013-2015) and then moved to Hickory, NC as an assistant at the Tabernacle Baptist Church. He currently pastors the Shenandoah Baptist Church of Cleveland, TN, whose ministry includes the Ranch and Haven homes for troubled teens. He and his wife Renee have three children: Michael, Mitchell and Bethany.