Glenn Mercer was born in Sydney, Australia and grew up on its Northern beaches. He joined the RAAF at the age of seventeen and remained in the aviation business for decades to come. In 1991, he moved to England for two years where he gave himself to the Lord. On he return to Australia he studied theology at the Bible College of Victoria (BCV) and served in ministry as a Chaplain and a Pastoral Care Minister within the Presbyterian Church. He recently undertook further theological study at Brisbane School of Theology. Due to a severe illness he is now living in semi-retirement in rural Western Australia.