Dr. David Stockton is originally from rural Southwest Missouri. He and his wife Elaine have been in the Augusta area since 1996. Elaine is a retired elementary teacher. Formerly a store manager for the Wal-Mart Supercenter Division, David has been a full-time pastor since 2000. Pastor David is an avid reader and enjoys playing golf when time permits. His ministry model is found in 1 Peter 5:1-2 that instructs pastors to be shepherds of the flock by leading and being an example.