Stephen has been a member of South Side Baptist Church since 2011 serving in various capacities including Deacon Ministry, Children's Ministry, Men's Ministry, and Worship Ministry. He earned a Bachelors of Behavior Sciences in 2013 and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Hardin-Simmons University in 2015. He was recently called by God to come on staff as the new full-time Family Discipleship Minister in the summer of 2022. His heart is to see the families of South Side Baptist Church raise their children in the fear and admonition of the Lord. He and his wife, Ashley, have four children, Avery, Logan, Grayson, and Abi.