Mike McGarvey was born again in Vallejo, California while attending the U.S. Naval Nuclear Power School in the mid-1970s. A 1992 graduate of L.I.F.E. East Bible College with a Bachelor of Theology degree, he is an ordained minister, and currently serves as Senior Pastor of Bradley Foursquare Church in Bradley, Illinois. He has been married for more than 20 years to his loving wife, Judy.