Deive Leonardo was born on 09/04/1990 and is a husband to Paula Martins and father of João, Noah and Serena Leonardo. Born in a Christian home, he was away from the church for a few years, before returning in 2009 after a special encounter with God. He has been an evangelical since he was 19 years old, and practiced as a member of Reviver Church, in Itajai SC. Deive graduated University with a law degree, and as a writer has been published six times: God Who Makes Me Cry, Being Different #Gone, The Craziest Love in History, Courage to Start Over, End of the Storm, and Devotional Joy of Dawn. Deive Leonardo has the largest individual preaching channel on YouTube, with more than 372 million views, 7 million subscribers, and more than 10 million followers on Instagram.