Floyd Hughes was born and raised in New York City. He and his wife Christina live in Jefferson Hills, a suburb of Pittsburgh, where Floyd serves as pastor of CrossRoads Community Church of Jefferson Hills. Floyd is a co-host of the Faith Responders Podcast and a regular contributor to the Faith Pittsburgh Livestream. He is author of the book Act Like An E-Christian, a devotional based on the book of Acts and the book Hi My Name Is Jonah, a devotional based on the book of Jonah. He served 12 years in the United States Army, worked in the telecom industry, and consulted with the government. He previously served as a teaching pastor at CrossCurrent Church in Ashburn VA and assisted with the planting of Steel City Church in the Oakland area of Pittsburgh. He is a self-proclaimed geek, a self-proclaimed foodie, a social media over user (@BigPhatPastor across all platforms except TikTok where he is @BigPhatPastor1 and yes, there is a story to the name), an avid comic book reader, and a movie fan. One of Floyd’s favorite things to do is creatively share the truths of God’s Word with people in his circle of influence.