David Winfield Huddleston

David Winfield Huddleston

David Huddleston is a best-selling Christian author and minister born in Harrodsburg, Kentucky on October 15, 1943. He is the author of Life's Spiritual Instruction Book and Spiritual Jetstreams.[1][2]

An ordained minister, Huddleston is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and holds Master of Divinity and Doctor of Theology degrees. He also holds an Airline Transport Pilot rating and is a former pilot with Eastern Air Lines; he flew extensively throughout Latin America and the Caribbean while based in Miami, Florida. He is the only known best-selling author who has been an airline pilot and has a Th.D. He has ministered in more than 100 places and numerous denominations on 3 continents.[3][4][5][6][7][8]

Huddleston is the president of David Huddleston Ministries, a non-profit ecumenical Christian ministry. [1]. He lives in Louisville, Kentucky with his wife of 40 years, Edie Huddleston, an accomplished artist.


  • Life's Spiritual Instruction Book (1994)
  • Spiritual Jetstreams (2003)
  • "Heart Talk," monthly Christian advice column in The Christian Voice (2000–2001).


  1. ^ "Former pilot steers readers to Holy Spirit in 'Spiritual Jetstreams,'" Lexington Herald Leader, November 8, 2003.
  2. ^ "Little words offer big hope in best selling Christian book,'Life's Spiritual Instruction Book,'" Lexington Herald Leader, March 31, 1996.
  3. ^ "David Huddleston leads ecumenical mission trip to Jamaica," Naples Daily News, June 6, 1988.
  4. ^ "'Life's Spiritual Instruction Book' tops holiday sales list," Religious Bestsellers, Joseph-Beth, December, 1994; Independent Publishers
  5. ^ "Life's Spiritual Instruction Book #3 in U.S.," Bestsellers, May 1998.
  6. ^ "Kentucky native pens bestseller," Harrodsburg Herald, October 20, 1994.
  7. ^ "Naples pastor writes best-selling book: 'Life's Spiritual Instruction Book,'" Naples Daily News, June 11, 1994.
  8. ^ "Dr. David Huddleston writes inspirational book," Lexington Herald Leader, September 24, 1994.

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