Lucas has been a Brunswick County native for the majority of his life. After giving his life to Christ in 1997 he attended Christ for the Nations Bible Ins. in Dallas,Texas upon completion he went on to intern at Resurrection Life Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. After a year in the snow the beach was calling. Lucas then joined up with YWAM Australia and then began taking mission trips to Indonesia where he remained for the next two years. Upon returning to the states he pursued further education in Charlotte, NC where he met his beautiful wife Davine. They have two children Cobi and Reese. Lucas now serves as lead pastor of Coastal Church in Shallotte, NC.