Dr. Puls has a rich background in counseling, ministry, and Christian education. He has over 30 years of pastoral experience, serving as a youth pastor, worship leader, and senior pastor in churches in Southern California. He received his bachelor's degree in Pastoral Ministries from Hope International University. After receiving a master's degree in Christian Education from Grace Graduate School, he expanded his ministry to include directing and training Bible school teachers, planning retreats and writing curriculum. He took a special interest in strengthening families.