Stuart grew up in Waco, TX, and his wife Anna was born and raised in Nacogdoches, TX. They were both brought up in God-fearing homes lead by caring, sacrificial parents. They have been blessed with four children: Mallory, Shane, Daphne and Chloe. They love to play outside together, and swimming is one of their favorite family activities. They also love their traditional “Pizza Movie Night” every Friday. In addition to being with his family, Stuart enjoys reading, sports, and active games such as football, baseball, ping pong, and disc golf. Stuart has a B.A. in Communications from Texas A&M, a M.A. In Theological Studies from Southwestern Seminary, and a Master of Divinity from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.