J.J. Stevens was born in Phoenix, AZ. He accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior at the age of 13, and at the age of 15, he accepted the call to preach. J.J. was a youth pastor in Arkansas for a short time before moving to Texas. He and his wife, Ginna, married in 2002 and now have 3 beautiful children. They moved to Fort Worth in 2006 to attend Victory Tabernacle Holiness Church and served under previous pastor for several years, working with the youth, preaching, singing, and teaching Sunday school among other things. In 2011, God called them to pastor VTHC.