James grew up in Texas and his father Bruce Hall is a pastor. Having heard and accepted the gospel the Lord called James into ministry. He started working at a local camp in Texas and was later called into camp missions work in Haiti. After this, the Lord called James into seminary with the goal of training pastor in the mission field. The last two years James has gone to Tanzania Africa to train pastors. He is has a beautiful wife Alyssa and a new baby girl, Aspen. He loves being a dad and serving the Lord through working at Reverent Media as the Director of Operations and Church Manager.