About the Author: Dr. David Janssen, Equipping Pastor
David grew up in a small town in northern Minnesota helping his dad farm. He earned his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from North Dakota State University. After being an engineer for three years he moved to Dallas, TX to attend Dallas Theological Seminary. He married Anne from Santa Fe, NM in 1983. He completed his Master's of Theology (Th.M.) degree in 1986. After seminary they moved to Idaho where David taught Bible to high school students for the next 14 years. During that time four boys were added to the family. The older two were adopted from Romania and the younger two were born in Twin Falls, ID. David met Pastor Dan while working on his Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) degree at Western Conservative Baptist Seminary (Portland, OR). David completed his D.Min. degree in 1996. David came on staff at Grace in July of 2000. David enjoys skiing and hunting with his boys. David and Anne also enjoy hiking in the many beautiful parks in Utah.