Grant is a native of Missouri. He joined the staff of First Baptist Church in December of 1994. He is a graduate of Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis, Missouri with degrees in Church Music, Vocal Performance and Business Administration. Grant has a passion for utilizing the gift of music as one of many avenues by which true worship can be expressed. He and his wife Diane have four children, Sam, Abi, Emma and Jacob. His life verse is Proverbs 3:5-6.