Ben was born in Texas but raised in Kansas, with his seven other siblings. When he graduated high school, he returned to Texas where he served in a ministry for five years. He met a Michigan gal there named Amy. They dated long distance for a few years then got married & served in youth ministry in Virginia. In 2012, Ben & Amy moved back to Michigan to be closer to family, & that’s when they made Southpoint their home church. Ben loves to write songs, play his guitar & sing, play basketball, & hang out with family & friends. Ben & Amy have two daughters: Moriah & Selah.