The Staff


Rev. David Truluck is co-founder of Shield Ministries and currently serves as Program Director, Senior Pastor, Spiritual Counselor, and Celebrate Recovery Leader in Shield Ministries.

David earned his Master of Arts, Practical Ministry from Erskine Theological Seminary and his Bachelor of Arts from Charleston Southern University.  David has served over sixteen years in various ministries which have included outreach, evangelism, teaching, and event planning and execution.

Through his own painful journey of addiction, David has walked the paths of the men that he ministers to are now walking. He is passionately motivated by the love of God to share the Gospel and the Hope in Christ Jesus.  From personal experience, David shares Jesus the only one who can bind up the wounds of the broken hearted and set the captives free to a population who desperately need the love of God.

Rev. Truluck is a published poet in Visions of Beauty, The International Library of Poetry, The Beauty of a Rose and a recorded song writer, Take My Love.