Pastor Joe was saved at the age of four years old at University baptist Church in Clemson, SC. Pastor Joe realized the gravity of his sin and knew that his sin would separate hime from God. He put his faith and trust in Christ. Pastor Joe anchors his saving faith in the person of Christ.
Pastor Joe surrendered to the Lord's call to gospel ministry during his first summer working at the Wilds in 2004. it was while working at the wilds in 2006 that he met his future wife, Becky (Farrell) Fant. Becky was raised on the road traveliing with her family in full-time evangelism. Becky accepted Christ as her personal Lord and Savior at the age of five.
Joe Graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.A. in Bible and is currently working on a Master's degree from Bob Jones Seminary in Biblical Studies. Becky also graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.A. in Church Music.
Joe and Becky have four children: Karis, Kossler, Shiloh, and a baby due in March.
"My mission in life is to be a disciple of Christ by developing a relationship with Him through the study of His Word and through prayer, and live a life in obedience to His commands thus being a picture of Him to everyone I meet. For me to live is Christ; He must increase and I must decrease."