steve kendalPastor Steve Phipps was raised in Beaver, Ohio and graduated from Eastern High School in 1980. He and his wife, Kendal, are graduates of Rhema Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow, Ok. In September 2000, the Phipps family moved to Portsmouth from Indianapolis where Steve was Youth and Children's Education Director at Abiding Faith Lighthouse. Steve has been involved in ministry for over 25 years. Steve and Kendal have two children and reside in Portsmouth.