Lorgin’s first husband was an alcoholic and both emotionally and physically abusive. Fearing for her life and the welfare of her two children, Lorgin was forced to leave her husband after only several years of marriage. Lorgin immigrated to the United States in 1986 where she met Gene in Atlanta, Ga. Just prior to Gene’s retirement from the Army. Lorgin worked in various insurance agencies for 16 years and earned her Bachelors degree in Business Administration at Southern Wesleyan University in South Carolina. She is the business manager of Word of God Christian Counseling Center and helps Gene with all the seminars.