Our Pastor

Pastor Steve Hess 
Pastor Steve has been in ministry for over 25, serving churches in Illinois and Iowa before coming to the Kenton C&MA church in 1998. He is a graduate of Crown College (formerly St. Paul Bible College), St. Bonifacious, MN and attended Moody Graduate School, Chicago, Il. 

Pastor Steve is married to his college sweet-heart, Phyllis and is father to 2 daughters, Jen (and John Shuster), and Jill (and Nate Smith, grandson Josiah).

Though Steve was born and raised in Illinois, he is an ardent OSU Buckeye fan. Steve enjoys running, wrestling and building campfires wherever wood is available.