Select Page

Dr. David C. Lewis, President

The Reverend Dr. David C. Lewis serves as the President and CEO of Seeds Ministries, Inc. Until recently, David served as the Executive Director both Crosslink Memphis, Inc., and of the WiseHeart Foundation. Until his retirement from active ministry, he served as the Senior Vice President and Senior Ministry Strategist for Horizons Stewardship Company and as the Chairperson for Stewardship for the Memphis Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He has served churches in North Carolina, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Most recently, he served for 21 years as the Executive Minister at Bartlett UMC. He has served as President of the denomination’s area Committee on Finance and Administration. He served as the Chaplain for the City of Bartlett, Tennessee, and was a member of that city’s Bartlett Station Commission.

Highly committed to mission, David leads a medical mission team and general mission support agency, putting short term mission teams together for domestic and foreign mission, and serving as a funding source for related mission work. In the non-profit world David has served in leadership positions with the American Heart Association, Bartlett Education Foundation, Midsouth Association for Retarded Citizens, Kings Daughters and Sons Foundation, and with Methodist Hospital Systems.

In 2004, David formed Crosspoint of India providing funding support for an orphanage and Bible college in central India. To this point his organizations are volunteer driven with 100% of funds contributed being passed on to the field ministry itself.

David graduated from Lambuth College and received his Master of Divinity from Duke University. His Doctorate is from St. Paul School of Theology. Emory University awarded him his Certification in Church Business Administration. He is a past Fellow in the National Association of Church Business Administrators as well as a Certified Church Administrator through the General Council on Finance and Administration. He is a member of the United Methodist Association of Church Business Administrators.

David lives in Bartlett with his wife Jan. They have two grown children and four grandchildren.