Born in Houston, TX, a proud father of three sons, two daughters, and grandfather of eight, Dr. James Halla and his wife Genell live in Spartanburg, SC where Jim practices rheumatology. 

Jim has authored a number of scientific articles addressing various clinical issues encountered in the daily practice of rheumatology. Jim’s books were written in response to the need seen to bring God’s truth to every area of life.

He is certified by NANC (Nation Association of Nouthetic Counselors) as a Christian counselor and has become a fellow at NANC, training others to counsel from the Scriptures.