When was the last time you heard your Pastor mention the words “pornography” and/or “masturbation” from the pulpit? What about your small group? Should Pastors be scared to talk about porn and sexual sin from their pulpits? What exactly are the fears that keep Pastors from having real discussions with their congregation?
In show 36, how important is it to Pastors that parents hear this message of God’s purity? What would it look like for your Church to be set free from sexual sin? Do we have small groups within the Church or mere “surface groups” ?
Pastor Dan Steffen has had the privilege of serving in ministry since 1988 and was ordained in 1995. He joined the staff of Pure Heart in 2000. Dan has a Masters of Theology degree from Gateway Bible College. Before accepting his current position as Senior Pastor in June of 2005 Dan was the Associate Teaching Pastor.
Dan and his wife, Nicole, were married in August of 1998. Dan and Nicole have three children, Joshua, Luke and Abigail.
Pastor Bill Stewart and his wife Pam moved to Glendale in 2005 from southern California where he served in leadership and pastoral roles with various churches in the North County of San Diego. Pastor Bill has over 38 years of experience in caring for God’s people via teaching and counseling. Bill has owned and operated his own company and also served as a business consultant to small businesses.
Bill also has a ministry to the marketplace where he provides leadership training and chaplain services to businesses. Bill and Pam have been married since 1966 and have two children and seven grandchildren.