David Ravenhill graduated from Bethany Fellowship Bible College in Minneapolis, USA where he met and married his wife Nancy. After serving David Wilkerson’s first Teen Challenge Centre in New York, they worked with YWAM for 6 years of which 2 were spent in Port Moresby, PNG.
From 1973-1988, Ps David was on the pastoral team of one of New Zealand’s largest churches, the New Life Centre in Christchurch. After returning to the U.S., they joined the senior leadership team of Kansas City Fellowship under the leadership of Mike Bickle.
From 1993-1997, David served as a senior pastor of a thriving church in Gig Harbour, Washington. He resigned to commence full time itinerant ministry throughout the U.S. and overseas. David has taught at the Brownsville Revival School of Ministry in Pensacola, Florida and travelled with Evangelist Steve HIll and the Awake America Crusades.