Rev. Ricky E. Bragg is married to Mrs. Gail Bragg and they have two sons, Marcus and Isaiah. He is the former pastor of the Olivet Baptist Church, in Rock Island, Illinois and the Eighth Street Baptist Church, in Kansas City, Kansas.
Rev. Bragg earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Philosophy and Religion (Psychology minor) from MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois, in 1992, and a Masters of Divinity from Midwestern Baptist Seminary, where he is currently pursuing the Doctor of Ministry.