Rick Beam was born and grew up in northeast Mississippi. He graduated from Ambassador College Big Sandy, Texas, in 1972, and was ordained into the ministry in 1975. Since 1978, he has pastored congregations in the south, west and midwest. He currently pastors congregations in Rome, (Georgia), Gadsden (Alabama) and Chattanooga (Tennessee). He resides with his wife, Angela, in Rome.
Scott Delamater is minister of the United Church of God and contributes toward its educational efforts. Scott is a software engineer for a national IT company. He and his wife Michelle serve in the Phoenix East congregation and have three sons.