Dr. Henderson Nathaniel Erskine Ward was born in Spa Hill, St. Joseph, Barbados and was educated at Grantley Adams Memorial School and Barbados Technical Institute. After arriving in London, England as a teenager he pursued his higher education at polytechnic and university where he was successful in obtaining his degree and post-graduate professional qualifications. Dr. Ward, a manager in industry and member of the Chartered Institute of Building for many years as well as a graduate of Erdiston Teachers Training College, received his Doctor of Divinity in theology, with distinction, from Masters International School of Divinity, United States of America, where he is currently a post-doctoral fellow. He has published several books as well as articles in the field of building technology and management. Presently engaged in full-time writing and evangelism, Dr. Wardís career involved pastoring, evangelism, and teaching.