Dr. David Ireland is founder and senior pastor of Christ Church, a 9,000-member multisite congregation in North Jersey representing over 70 nationalities. Former diversity consultant to the National Basketball Association, Dr. Ireland led chapel services for the New York Giants, New York Jets, and at the U.S. Pentagon.

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Lead pastor of Christ Church, a multisite, multiracial congregation of approximately 70 nationalities in northern New Jersey.


Dr. David Ireland has written approximately 20 books including One in Christ, Raising a Child Who Prays, The Weapon of Prayer, and The Kneeling Warrior.

One In Christ

Bridging Racial and Cultural Divides


From his experience pastoring a multiracial, megachurch with over 70 nationalities and serving as a diversity consultant to the NBA, Dr. David Ireland coaches us to grow in racial accommodation and acceptance. The lessons will help us become comfortable building relationships across racial and cultural lines both personally and professionally.

Raising a Child Who Prays


In a society that is quickly abandoning its biblical standards, parents can create an effortless culture in their home that lends itself to the spiritual development of their child. Dr. David Ireland, known for his dynamic teachings on prayer, provides a framework that helps parents elevate their prayer life, then parents can pass along the secrets to their little ones so they too may become spiritual giants over time.


In Dr. David Ireland’s 30-plus years as an executive leader, he is grateful to have garnered extensive experience in addressing national and international audiences in over 75 nations including Slovakia, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Germany, India, Cuba, South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, and Latin America. To see his upcoming speaking itinerary, click here.

Media Catalog


Dr. David Ireland explains how to use rejection to redefine your goals. 


Dr. David Ireland discusses Raising a Child Who Prays on Focus on the Family.


Dr. David Ireland provides specific tools to help us build a life of diversity.

To view more from Dr. David Ireland’s media catalog, click here.