Pastor Beaty graduated from Bethany Divinity College & Seminary of Dothan, Alabama with a Bachelor of Arts in Ministry and graduated with a Masters of Theology from Sound Baptist Bible College. He attended Hyles-Anderson College in Crown Point, Indiana and Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida. Pastor Beaty has also been a professor at Sound Baptist Bible College, Puyallup, Washington.
Pastor Beaty is the son of a Baptist preacher, and was involved early on with his father’s ministry, working beside him at Bible Baptist Church in Vincennes, Indiana. In 1997, Pastor Beaty married his wife Alisa (Cronquist) at Miller Road Baptist Church in Garland, Texas. They have six children: Karina (Maryland), Abigail & Hannah (attending Pensacola Christian College), Aaron, Bobby, and Isabelle.