Pastor David Nesbitt

David was born in Santa Ana, CA and grew up in Orange County.  As a child, he was exposed to the Gospel, but was not converted until his senior year of college in 1988.  Since conversion, David has had a strong passion for fatherhood and family worship.  In 1990, he married Cheryl and they have four children:  Hana (born 1992), Gabriel (1994), Elijah (1996), and Anastasia (1998).  They have homeschooled their children since 1997.

In 1994, David received a Master of Arts in Theology from Biola University.  He has participated in various ministries over the years:  Children's Sunday School, Youth Group, Finance Committee, Convalescent Ministry, and Ministry Institute.  He also has served as a deacon and elder at both Evangelical Free Church of Redondo Beach and Westside Bible Church in Inglewood.  David and Cheryl have been a part of Redeemed South Bay, since their first meeting.

David is a software engineer and works in the internet industry.  He enjoys running, reading, baseball, and family.

“...God has highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father."

- Philippians 2:9-11