Steve Scheperle‘s role as our Engagement Pastor does not mean is he our designated wedding officiant. Steve helps us put the gospel in front of as many people as possible, including our worship services and online content, so that people can engage with and grow in their walk with Jesus. He also serves on our teaching team. With a BA in Biblical Studies, an MA in Theology and a Ph.D. in Religious Studies, Steve enjoys helping others develop a greater understanding of and love for God and the gospel. He is passionate about pursuing theological questions in the midst of community, whether with Christians or those interested in Christ. Steve and his wife Mindy have been part of Grace since 2008 and he joined the staff in 2014. They have two children – Samuel and Sydney. Steve occasionally serves as an adjunct professor of theology and religious studies at local universities. He enjoys cooking, playing guitar, jogging and walking with his family.