David Weinberger has been the pastor of Messianic House of Prayer, a Messianic Jewish family-integrated congregation in the south suburbs of Chicago, for seventeen years. He works full time at a university, as well. Raised in an agnostic Jewish family, he discovered Yeshua the Jewish Messiah while studying psychology in graduate school at George Williams College in 1976. He was discipled in a Messianic Jewish congregation, where he met his wife, Betty. They were married in 1986, and home educated their two sons Lael (23) and Joel (19). They have authored several books on Messianic Judaism, home education and family life, including a children's picture book, Passover Next Door.