Senior pastor david flowers
David D. Flowers received a B.A. in Religion from East Texas Baptist University (2005) and an M.T.S. in Biblical Studies from Houston Graduate School of Theology (2012), an ecumenical and evangelical seminary.
David was in student ministry for 7 years within the SBC. He then taught Theology & Ethics, Christian History, and Latin at The Woodlands Christian Academy (North Houston) from 2008 to 2013.
During that time David planted a house church and helped with a new campus start-up. David reentered full-time vocational ministry at the end of 2013 and pastored a Mennonite church in Virginia. He has over 15 years of ministry experience in and outside the church, pastoring churches in Texas and Virginia.
David was installed as the Senior Pastor of the Grantham Church on July 3, 2016.
His general interests are in the following areas: New Testament, biblical theology, second temple Judaism, hermeneutics, church history, ecclesiology, Anabaptism, and what is known as the “deeper” Christian life. His area of specialty and expertise is in New Testament theology, Christian ethics, the Gospels, and historical Jesus studies.
Pastor David has been happily married to his wife, Lanna, for 16 years, and they have two little boys, Kainan (6) and Judah (2). When he’s not pastoring, writing for his blog, or spending time with his family, David enjoys reading, baseball, going to the movies, hiking the trails, talking theology over coffee, and contemplating the mysteries of the universe.
David has currently published articles in Christian Ethics Today, the Wittenburg Door, Searching Together Magazine, Shalom, and Mennonite World Review.
David has also published articles online at ReKnew, Relevant Magazine, ChristianWeek, ChurchLeaders, Missio Alliance, and the blog of the MWR.
David blogs at The Centrality and Supremacy of Jesus Christ.