Pastor David Hater
David joined the Living Word Church staff in the summer of 2019. Although they don’t have children yet, he and his wife Joni are practicing their parenting skills with their dog Molly. David is a graduate of the University of North Alabama (B.S.), Northwest Nazarene University (MDiv), and is currently working on his Doctor of Ministry at Nazarene Theological Seminary. David has served in churches for more than 10 years in addition to serving with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Young Life, and Athletes in Action. David enjoys both playing and watching sports, specifically Ohio State sports, triathlon, music, video games, playing guitar, and spending time outdoors.