Alandrus Pearson Spencer, the author of Encouraging Moment with Dr. Alandrus Spencer was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Blytheville, Arkansas. He served in the United States Navy and has two children and two grandchildren. In 2005, Alandrus met his wife Veronica. Alandrus received his associate degree in Biblical Studies, Bachelors in Biblical Studies and a Masters in Biblical studies in Counseling from Beacon University. He later earned a M.Div., and Doctor of Ministry from Apex School of Theology. In 2006, he launched Touching Lives Ministry INC in Blytheville, Arkansas. He currently is working as a chaplain which he finds more favorable. Alandrus has a heart in helping people and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, reading books and attending Faith Conferences.