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Dr. David W. Price
Lead (Senior) Pastor

Dr. Price has a Bachelors Degree in Pastoral Studies from North Central University (Minneapolis, Minnesota), a Masters Degree in Theology and Church History from Wheaton College Graduate School (Wheaton, Illinois), and a Doctor of Philosophy in History from London Metropolitan University, (Great Britain).

He was licensed by the Assemblies of God in 1982 and ordained in 1984. He co-planted a church in Minneapolis from 1979-1982. He pastored churches in Palisade and McGregor, Minnesota from 1982-1989. He was the Lead Pastor at First Assembly of God in Wheaton, Illinois from 1991 to 2011.

Throughout three decades of ministry Dr. Price has had a passion for preaching, teaching, and world missions. He has done extensive missions’ work in Romania and South Africa. He has also been a guest on both Christian radio and television.

Dr. Price serves as an adjunct professor for Eastern Florida State College (Cocoa), where he teaches American History.  He is also an adjunct professor at Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, Texas. He currently teaches online courses in Medieval History and Modern Europe.

He writes, produces, and records a weekly radio show called, Verse-by-Verse.  It airs on WPIO Radio 89.3 - Titusville.

Dr. Price has recently signed a contract with Koehler Books (Virginia) to publish his first book, A World of Darkness: Cotton Mather's Cosmology and the 1692 Salem Witch Trials.

David and his wife, LuAnn have two adult children. Their son, Dominie, serves in the United State’s Army Special Forces. Their daughter, Alexie, lives in New York City and is a gifted writer.


J. B. Kump
Minister of Small Groups, Retreats and Visitation

J.B. KumpJ. B. Kump has joined the Church staff as Minister of Small Groups, Retreats & Visitation. Kump is originally from Kansas City, Missouri and he and his wife, Shirley moved here 25 years ago after he retired from the U.S. Air Force. Kump just completed a year as Chairman of the Titusville Area Chamber of Commerce. A former Congressional staffer and aerospace executive, Kump helped organize and lead The Joseph Fund of North Brevard. The Kumps reside in Willow Lakes and they have two adult children and three grandsons. He completed his ministry studies and was ordained in 2017.

When you see J.B. and Shirley, please stop and introduce yourself and welcome them to GOCC.


David Murton
Minister of Visitation

Dave grew up in Michigan, attended Alma College, and spent three years in the United States Army. He has always been involved in lay ministry serving in various capacities in his church as moderator, trustee, deacon, Christian Education Committee member, and Sunday School teacher.

Under the auspices of his denomination, the United Church of Christ, he successfully completed a two year training program and in 1983 was commissioned as a certified lay minister. Later, he underwent more extensive training to become a Steward Staff Associate serving from 1984 to 2005, and in 1987, he became the Michigan Conference field representative. In 1991 he led their stewardship program and Planned Giving Ministry, doing consultant work and meeting directly with over 180 churches in the conference. The Lord has used him in helping many churches develop financial planning and in establishing endowments. He was subsequently tapped by the Florida conference to do the same work.

The national conference enlisted his services to conduct seminars around the nation. He produced three videos which the national headquarters makes available as a resource to any of its churches around the country.

He now spends much time here as Minister Visitation for the Great Outdoors Church. His ministry includes visiting, encouraging, and serving those who are experiencing illness and various other kinds of difficulties.

Dave and his wife Bonnie have a blended family consisting of 6 children, 12 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.


Daniel A. Zahn
Minister of Visitation and Prayer

Dan ZahnDan was born in Washington, D.C. and spent most of his life in Virginia. He was a licensed architect and construction company executive prior to retiring in 2004.

Dan and his wife Rosalind moved to Florida in 2004 and became permanent residents of TGO. He was raised Lutheran however was baptized into the Baptist Church becoming a Deacon in 1983. He and Rosalind have been members of the Great Outdoors Community Church for 14 years. Dan was called by the Lord into ministerial service in 2015 and after completing courses at Global University's Berean School of the Bible received his license in 2017.

Dan's duties include assisting Pastor Dave with visitation, leading Bible studies, prayer groups and substitute preaching.

Dan and Rosalind have two daughters and four grandchildren.

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