Pastor Steve was born and raised in Robstown, Texas. While attending Texas A & M University in 1997, he accepted the Lord. He and his wife Brandi married in 1998 and have three daughters – Phoebe, Emma and Abby – and one son, Ryan.

Steve was ordained at Calvary Chapel Houston where he served on staff for 2 years as an intern and then as the Youth Pastor. Steve was sent out by Calvary Chapel Houston to plant Calvary Christian Fellowship of Midland in December of 2002.