Born in Pella, Iowa, Jud has lived in Florida, California, Arizona, Texas, New Jersey, New York, Michigan, and Minnesota. He graduated from Central College in Pella, Iowa with a B.A. in general studies, focusing on sociology, religion, and philosophy. He earned his Master of Divinity degree at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. He received his Master of Theology in Historical Theology at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His research has focused on the natural law doctrine in the Reformers. He accepted the call to serve as pastor of Good Shepherd in 2015. Jud and his wife Jodi are the parents of four children.
Brennan was born and raised outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He completed his undergraduate studies at Denison University in Granville, OH with a B.A. in Communication. He returned to Pittsburgh, where he received a Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He then moved to Minneapolis in 2016, where he currently lives with his wife Becca and their son Benjamin. He and his family are currently in the process of preparing to serve overseas as missionaries with Mission to the World (MTW) in Cambodia.