Tom Zobrist grew up in central Illinois and came to Christ his senior year at Morton High School. He married his high-school sweetheart, Cindi Cali, while he was serving in the U.S. Air Force. After four years in the Air Force, the Lord led Tom into the ministry. He graduated in 1987 from Calvary Bible College, now Calvary University in Kansas City. Tom and Cindi have been married for 40 years and have been ministering at Liberty Bible Church in Eureka since August of 1988. They have 5 children and 8 grandchildren.