Dr. David Durham

Dr. David Durham

Dr. David Durham

Senior Pastor

David has been serving at First Baptist Church of Elon since May of 2000. Initially, David served as a part-time youth minister while he completed his Masters of Divinity from Campbell University Divinity School. In 2004, David was hired full-time as Associate Pastor, with primary responsibilities focusing on the youth, senior adults, and education ministries of the church. He began his ministry as Senior Pastor after being called by the congregation in June of 2020. David received his B.A. in Religion from UNC-Wilmington in 2000, his Master’s of Divinity from Campbell University in 2004, and completed his Doctorate of Ministry work, focusing on Intergenerational Small Group Ministry, from Campbell University in 2015.  David is happily married to his high school sweetheart, Jennifer, since August of 2000. They have two sons, Samuel and Luke. David enjoys spending time with his family, watching any sports event, playing golf, and reading.