Jack was born in Greenville, South Carolina. His family moved to East Tennessee and settled in Kingsport. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1980 and retired as a Major at the 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky in September 2002. Jack is a Master of Missiology graduate of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, licensed to preach by Poplar Avenue Baptist Church, Memphis, TN and ordained by Germantown Baptist Church, Germantown, TN. He is married to Flotyl and they have three children Elizabeth, James, and Jack.
Tim was born in Rochester, New Hampshire. Moved to Florida at four and grew up in small town Frostproof, FL. He graduated and then worked various careers while raising family and attending seminary . He graduated Valencia Community College with a AA then graduated from Luther Rice Seminary with a BA . After being called into ministry under First Baptist Church of Central Florida he moved to Olive Branch, Mississippi to finish his MDiv at Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary. He was licensed and ordained by his sending church FBCCF. While attending seminary he was a interim pastor at Liberty Baptist Church in Middleton, TN then graduated in 2008 and moved to Jefferson City, NC and served as an Associate Pastor for two years at Fletcher Memorial Baptist Church. He also served as a lead pastor at Buffalo Baptist Church. He is married to Celeste and they have seven daughters: Rachel, Naomi, Lydia, Esther, Chloe, Bethany, Abigail.