Grant Scheepers was born in Johannesburg in November of 1977, but grew up in Cape Town, Bloemfontein and Port Elizabeth, before eventually settling back in Cape Town at the start of his high school career. After stints in the fitness, publishing and banking industries, he attended the Cape Town Baptist Seminary, where he received his Bachelor of Theology degree. He has been the pastor of the South Riding Baptist Church in Ottery, Cape Town since January 2013. Grant is a gifted musician, songwriter and worship leader. He has a dynamic teaching ministry and is passionate about discipleship and leadership development. He has been married to Lenoraé since November 2001. They have one daughter, Danielle (2004) and a son, Joel (2009).