Robert Caruth Jr, a native of Peoria, accepted Christ at the age of 14.  He had a penchant for learning the word of God early on in his Christian journey. This proved to be the capstone solidifying his walk with the Lord. Pastor Caruth has been married to Melanie Caruth for 35 years. This conjugal union has produced their only child Fallon who is a miracle from the Lord. Pastor Caruth earned a Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois.  He is currently finishing up his Masters Degree at Moody Theological Seminary.He serves as the teaching pastor and visionary leader of The Church of Living God C.W.F.F. Temple 29 in Richmond Heights, Missouri. Previously Pastor Caruth served as associate minister, Bible teacher and Sunday School teacher at Church of the Living God C.W.F.F. Temple #130 in Peoria, Illinois under the aegis of Vice Chief LeRoy Smith Jr. Pastor Caruth also teaches the Bible daily on WVEL-AM 1140 Monday thru Friday 10am – 10:15am. The Didasko Radio Broadcast can be heard ecumenically at (www.wvel.com).