David Martin is the founding pastor of Graceway Church. It is his desire to keep the Gospel central to the message and methodology of Graceway Church life and ministry. His heart for evangelism and disciple-making are clear in his biblical teaching as well as life practice.
Originally from Fort Myers, FL, David is a proud graduate of Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO with degrees is Behavioral Sciences, Bible, and Pastoral Theology. He is currently pursuing additional education through Louisiana Baptist Theological Seminary. He has pastored churches in Indiana and Pennsylvania.
David is also the founder and director of On Track Ministries. He has served as a motorsports chaplain for over 25 years, ministering at local tracks, with regional series, national touring series, as well as fan outreach at NASCAR and IndyCar events. He has been privileged to help train numerous ministry teams that serve the motorsports community across the country.
David and his wife, Theresa, have been married since 1981. Theresa has been an important part of their ministry through the years. She has been a leader for Bible Study Fellowship in the Fort Wayne area for several years. David and Theresa have been blessed with two wonderful children, both married to equally wonderful spouses; they are also the proud grandparents to an awesome grandson and a beautiful granddaughter.