Beverly and Ronald met while both were students at the California Lutheran Bible School in Los Angeles, California. Bev is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington, with a degree in nursing. She is now retired from a long career as a registered nurse. Ron is a graduate of California State University, Los Angeles, and Dallas Theological Seminary (ThM and ThD). He is presently Senior Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary. Beverly and Ron have four grown children and ten grandchildren.