Pastor Steve

Pastor Steve Persson is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Northern Illinois University and Wheaton College Graduate School. He has served at FBC since 1974 – first as a youth pastor, then spending one year in the Philippines as a missionary, and as senior pastor since 1981. He and wife, Jaime, have 6 children: Leah (Bobby), Hannah, Debra (Keenan), Luke, Mark (Michelle) and Matthew. They are the proud new grandparents of a grandson, Noel George.