TLC Mission

TLC exists to train student leaders to influence their church and community for Christ.

Meet David Whiting

David Whiting

David Whiting is the lead pastor at Northridge Church ( in Rochester, NY. He has served in that role for over twelve years and previously served as a youth pastor for over eight years in Harrisburg, PA. He has been married for twenty-two years to Sue and they have three daughters, Alexandra (18), Morgan (16), and Emily (14).

David first attended TLC as a high schooler and it had a significant impact in his life. When he became a youth pastor, he brought students to TLC every summer. And now all of his daughters have attended TLC and he looks forward to speaking and being involved in the impact it has on high school students to love and live for Christ.


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This past summer was my first experience with TLC.  Despite hearing about the conference from friends at BBC, I really didn’t know what to expect.  I enjoyed counseling at TLC for several reasons.  The first is that I was able to spend a lot of time getting to know the students with whom I was working.  One of the major emphases for counselors at TLC is to have meaningful conversations with the students.  I had several opportunities to have significant more

Matt Roberts, TLC Counselor


Although TLC is programmed to specifically reach high school students, I believe God worked in my life as a counselor just as much as He did in the lives of the students. I thoroughly enjoyed being able to take part in building relationships with my girls as they shared what issues and struggles they were going through. Some of the most encouraging and more

Katie Eichelberger, TLC Counselor