T. David Beck is lead pastor at Sanctuary Covenant Church in Sacramento, California. He has a PhD in theology from Southern Methodist University and a master's in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. He is the author of The Holy Spirit and the Renewal of All Things (Wipf & Stock, 2007) and has taught at two seminaries. David is an advocate for people on the margins. He serves on the board of directors for Child Hope International, a multifaceted mission focused on orphaned, abandoned and needy children in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. In Sacramento he meets weekly with homeless men and women to offer spiritual direction and prayer. David is married and has three children.