The Gospel Coalition


David Helm is Pastor of Holy Trinity Church. His pastoral duties are primarily focused in vision casting, preaching, and writing. He earned a BA from Wheaton College (in Communications) and he was ordained in the PCA after graduating from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in 1988. He authored the Big Picture Story Bible and co-authored The Genesis Factor. In addition to his duties at Holy Trinity Church, David serves as the Executive Director of the Charles Simeon Trust. His current writing projects include a commentary on I, II Peter and Jude (Preaching the Word series, due out in April).

David and his wife, Lisa, have five children (Noah, Joanna, Baxter, Silas and Mariah) and reside in the Hyde Park neighborhood. In his spare time, he generally roots for the Chicago White Sox and enjoys Johnny Cash.