Steve is a Biblical Literature honors graduate of Ozark Christian College in Joplin, MO and led at senior levels at Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, IL for over 16 years in a variety of pioneering efforts. In 2013, as a volunteer for World Vision, Steve completed a 3100 mile transcontinental run from LA to NY raising over $500,000 for clean water. Steve ran nearly a marathon a day for five months in a row. In 2017 Steve was recognized on the floor of the U.S. Congress for his humanitarian work and as a role model for all Americans. Steve currently serves as the Director of Church Engagement with World Vision. Steve and his wife Frances will celebrate 36 years of marriage this year, have two grown children, one grandson and live northwest of Chicago.
Chapel services are held weekly on Wednesdays at 10:00am and Thursdays at 9:30am, plus additional revival services in the fall and spring.