Dr. David Gambo

Assistant Professor of Christian Ministry
Office Location Montgomery Hall, 215
Phone (Office) 405.585.4433
OBU Mailbox # 61273
Email david.gambo@okbu.edu


David Gambo was born in the mission field in Nigeria. He made a decision to follow Christ when he was 8 years old. He received his call to ministry on the 29th of November 2003. Dr. Gambo is married to a beautiful and godly wife, Sarah, and they have a one-year old son, Elijah. In his spare time, he enjoys watching soccer, reading, and spending time with his family.


  • Ph.D. in Preaching & Pastoral Ministry (2017) Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Master of Divinity (2012) Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminar. Concentration: Preaching and Biblical Languages
  • Bachelor of Science (2007) University of Jos, Nigeria. Major: Biochemistry

Subjects Taught

  • Preaching
  • Pastoral Ministry
  • Youth Ministry
  • Vocation & Calling
  • Student Discipleship

Professional Membership

  • Evangelical Homiletics Society (EHS)

Awards and Honors

  • Reverend A. E. & Dora Johnson Hughes Chair of Christian Ministry, Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry, Oklahoma Baptist University.

Selected Publications

  • First and Last Adam. Jos, Nigeria: Genya Printing Press, 2009. 
  • Seven Foundational Truths. Jos, Nigeria: Genya Printing Press, 2007.

Selected Presentations

  • 09/2019 Speaker at the Jos Christian Youth Conference (JCYC 2019), Jos, Nigeria. 
  • 09/2018 Chapel Speaker at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, Oklahoma.
  • 03/2018 Revival Service Speaker at Romulus Baptist Church in Macomb, Oklahoma. 
  • 03/2017 Revival Service Speaker at Bethesda Baptist Church in Granite City, Illinois.
  • 05/2013 Chapel Speaker at the Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary in Kaduna, Nigeria.
  • 03/2015 Revival Service Speaker at Blooming Grove Baptist Church in McLeansboro, Illinois. 
  • 03/2014 Revival Service Speaker at Romulus Baptist Church in Macomb, Oklahoma.