Rudy Rangel was born and raised in Granite City, Illinois. He attended Southern Illinois University to study mass communication, graduating in 2008 with a bachelor of science degree. He also trained as an electrician.
Rudy currently lives in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was hired by the United Church of God in 2009 and works as production supervisor at the home office.
Steven Britt has been attending services with the United Church of God since 2004 and became a baptized member in 2007. He holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from North Carolina State University. Steven and his wife, Danielle, lived in Tel Aviv, Israel, where he was awarded a Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellowship at Tel Aviv University for the 2015-2017 academic years. Steven currently serves the Cincinnati East congregation of the United Church of God as a Ministerial Trainee.