Mason is married to Holly Ballard and lives on Charleston’s West Side. In addition to being the lead pastor of Resurrection Church, Mason holds a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and is working toward his Ph.D. in historical theology from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Mason is also a graduate of and adjunct professor at the University of Charleston. He recently served as the 30th President of the West Virginia Convention of Southern Baptists. Mason is also a big sports fan and high school basketball coach.