Steve is a father of seven, husband of one, and the founder and Pastor Teacher of The Road @ Chapel Hills and Outlier University. Before starting The Road, Steve and his wife, Liz, were missionaries in Japan for ten years, and came to Colorado Springs in 1994 to plant Mountain Springs Church. The Road was planted in 2014 after 40 days of fasting and prayer. Steve is author of The God Wild Marriage and Worshipper Warrior, 21-Day Journey into the Dangerous Life of David. Steve has a Doctorate of Divinity (D.D.) from Master’s Seminary and a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Missiology from Fuller Theological Seminary. He is a graduate of University of Georgia where he was a scholarship athlete in gymnastics.