Mark James was born in Tallahassee, Florida, and grew up in Mobile, Alabama. He graduated from Huntingdon College (Montgomery, Al) in 2002 with degrees in Math and Religion. After completing a Masters degree in Biblical/Theological Studies at the University of Mobile, Mark moved to Charlotte, NC, in 2007 to attend Reformed Theological Seminary. He graduated from RTS-Charlotte in 2011 with his M.Div. Mark is married with a son and daughter. Mark is licensed to preach by First Presbytery of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church and currently interns at Ebenezer ARP while seeking a call. In his free time, Mark likes to spend time with his family, watch Alabama football, and read.