Elijah earned a Bachelor's degree in Biblical Studies (with a focus on Biblical Languages) and earned a Master's degree in Theology in May 2018. He has done course work at Yale Seminary and Regent University. In addition, he served as an Arab linguist for the United States Air Force from 2006 to 2010. Elijah currently works full time in law enforcement and is happily married with three children. When he is not busy, Elijah enjoys working out and reading on theological topics.