Dr. Wade is married to Jenny, and they have four children, Caleb 20, Sarah 16, Lydia 15, and Anna 11.

Dr. Wade currently serves as the Lead Pastor of Faith Baptist Church, Youngsville, NC. He also serves as Professor of Pastoral Theology at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts, Anderson College, Master of Divinity and Doctor of Philosophy, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.