Kevin Ruiz was born in southern Florida and grew up in Taiwan where his parents served as missionaries. He began preaching in 1990 and is a graduate of the Memphis School of Preaching. Following his studies at MSOP, Kevin worked with Truth for the World, an evangelistic media ministry, under the oversight of the Knight Arnold Church of Christ elders. Kevin has served as the local evangelist for congregations in Tennessee, Wyoming, and Texas and is now preaching for the Eastside congregation in Maryville, Tennessee. He has been blessed with the opportunity to do gospel meeting, lectureship, and campaign work in several states and foreign countries. Kevin and his wife Courtney have three daughters and one son.