Rev. Stephen S. Bentley
"I am excited to be a part of "A covenant network of Congregations in Mission" and I am actively a part of helping us live into our three priorities: Strengthening Relationship and Building Networks, Leadership Development, and Congregational Transformation and Evangelism."
Rev. Stephen Scott Bentley
Regional Associate Pastor
Start Date at Christian Church in Ohio
September 1, 2005
Email Steve at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call Steve at: 614-433-0343 ext 2
Regional Church Office Responsibilities:
- Districts 6, 7, 8, 9, 10/11, 13/14
- Congregational Transformation
- Disciples Fellowship Retreat
- Interim Ministries
- Ohio Disciples Men
- and other duties as assigned by the Regional Pastor
Born and raised in Beavercreek, OH attending the Central Christian Church of Kettering. Married Julie Garrett on Aug. 27, 1977. Steve and Julie have three adult children: Rev. Heather Hicks, Adam Bentley, and Andrew Bentley and three grand-children. Steve's hobbies include backpacking, hiking, photography, and singing. Steve sings in 3 musical groups: theSinging Buckeyes, and two quartets: Surpreme Chordt and Accafellows.
Graduated High School 1975, Transylvania University in 1979 with a BA degree in Music Education, and Lexington Theological Seminary in 1982 with a M. Div. Steve has served churches in Pleasureville, KY; Nineveh, IN; Forest Park, OH; and the Hocking Valley Parish in southeast OH.