Briant was born and raised on the Caribbean island of Dominica and moved to the United States at age 21. He has a Bachelor’s from Bluewater Bible College, an M.Div. from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Master’s in Philosophy from Biola University. Briant is an avid golfer, runner, and musician. Briant is married to Carrie, a San Diego native, painter, and wife extraordinaire. They live in Monrovia where they are raising their young daughter, Callia. Briant joined Bethany Church staff in April of 2014.