As of 2015, Dr. David Jeremiah lives in El Cajon, which is a mid-sized town in San Diego County, California. The city was incorporated in 1912 and is in the same county as Shadow Mountain Community Church, where Dr. Jeremiah serves as the senior pastor.
Dr. Jeremiah moved to California in 1981 after spending time in Dayton, Ohio, and Fort Wayne, Indiana. His religious broadcasting company, Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries, is headquartered in the area, as are several major divinity schools such as Southern California Seminary and Christian Unified Schools. Dr. Jeremiah lives in El Cajon with his wife, Donna, with whom he has four adult children.