Pastor Dave Stroup has been married to Lisa, his wonderful wife, for 31 years and they have three adult children. Pastor Dave graduated from Baptist University of America (BUA) in 1986 with a BS degree in Pastoral Ministries and has earned a MABS and PhD from Piedmont International University.
Along with his leadership at Gospel Light, Dr. Stroup serves as professor and Dean of the Seminary at Baptist Institute of America (BIA) in Loganville, Georgia, where men and women are being trained for service in their local churches. Having served God’s people for over 29 years, He is excited about what Christ is doing in the ministries of Gospel Light Baptist Church and BIA. Pastor Dave states, "God is still greatly working in lives, and we desire to be that connection point for Christ to work in your life!".