Luke grew up in Charleston, South Carolina where He first experienced the call to ministry on an international mission trip to Peru. Luke met Emily while at school at Charleston Southern University. Luke and Emily have been married for 11 years and have 2 children, Ellison and Jude. Luke has a B.A. in business management from Charleston Southern University and an M.Div. in theology from Liberty University. Luke and Emily have been serving in ministry since 2013.