Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church in Orlando, Florida
David Uth is the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church of Orlando. David was licensed to preach on May 5, 1976 by Immanuel Baptist Church in Pine Bluff, Arkansas and ordained by Immanuel Baptist on December 5 of that year. He received a B.A. in Religion from Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. This was followed by a M.Div. and a Ph.D. from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas. David also taught New Testament Studies at Southwestern. He has had pastorates in Arkansas, Texas, and Louisiana. He has also served as both President of the Florida Baptist Convention and Chairman of the
International Mission Board of Trustees. David is married to the former Rachel Leigh Moore of El Dorado, Arkansas and they have three children; Joshua, Andrew, and Hannah. They are also the proud grandparents of Sawyer Beau. David’s hobbies include spending time with family, hunting, and fishing.