Jacob was born and raised in the Philadelphia area but moved to Northern Virginia in the fall of 2006 to begin his college studies. In 2010, he graduated and went on staff at Sterling Park Baptist Church, where he served for six years. In 2012, he married his wonderful wife, Janice, whom he met at SPBC, and they moved to Purcellville in the summer of 2015 to plant LVBC. The Baums have four beautiful children and love living in Purcellville. They enjoy rooting for DC sports and exploring new places with family and friends.
Joe grew up in west Texas and attended Texas A&M where he met his wife, Ashleigh. They lived in South Carolina while Joe worked on graduate degrees in geography, and they moved to Northern Virginia in 2006. They were members of Sterling Park Baptist, LVBC's sending church, before they joined LVBC in July 2017. Joe and Ashleigh have been married since 2003, and have three children: Grayson, Joshua, and Ansley. In his free time, Joe enjoys spending time outdoors, trying to keep his fingers while learning carpentry, trying to use those fingers to play guitar, and cheering on the Aggies.