Ryan Emmons was born and raised in a godly home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He trusted Christ as Savior at a very young age. He and his wife Denise both graduated from Heartland Bible College in 2011 and married in 2012, and now have five children. He served as youth pastor for 5 years in Kentucky, then following the Lord’s leading he came on staff at Friendship Baptist Church in Wichita, Kansas, becoming the senior pastor there in 2018. Ryan loves all aspects of ministry including teaching children, ministering to teens, and encouraging adults while following the Lord’s leading for his life.