David Milling, originally from Alabama, answered gods call to preach and was ordained to preach while serving in the U. S. Air Force in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He came to Nashville to attend Free Will Baptist Bible College (Welch college)

He pastored a church while in college and has been serving Harper Road as music minister for 10 years. He met his wife, Sharon, as he was beginning college and she was graduating. They have two children. Their son – Caleb, is married to Callie and they serve in youth ministry in Missouri. Their daughter – Bethany, currently attends Welch college.