Pastor Stephen joined the FWC Pastoral Staff in June of 2015 serving as Family Ministries Pastor emphasizing in Children’s Ministry. Pastor Stephen is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education and a M.S. degree in Curriculum and Instruction. Pastor Stephen and Sarah are both graduates of Rhema Bible Training College in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, completing ministry training in youth and children’s ministry. Pastor Stephen began his ministry experience serving as youth pastor in Algood, Tennessee.
As an educator for many years in the public school system and as a pastor to children, Pastor Stephen combines his love for teaching and students with a passion for discipleship and building ministry teams. Stephen and Sarah enjoy camping and cooking with their children, Sophie, Rylee, and Jack. The Simmons family is grateful for the opportunity to serve the families of FWC and Murfreesboro.