Pastor Steve Moerman, Associate Pastor
Pastor Steve grew up and lived in northwest Iowa for most of his life.
is married to Diane and they celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary this past June.
Before attending seminary and entering into the ministry, Steve
and Diane were small business owners.
In 1996, Steve
and Diane began their path into prison ministry.
They began this path by participating in a Prison Fellowship weekend at the South Dakota State Penitentiary
(SDSP) in Sioux Falls.
Since that time they were part of many more PF weekends along with participating in the M-2 (Man-to-Man) and Crossroads Bible Institute
Before attending Calvin Seminary in Grand Rapids, Steve attended North American Baptist Seminary and served as an intern chaplain at SDSP with Chaplain Regan Beauchamp for nearly two years.
Steve completed his seminary training and received an M-Div. degree in 2004.
After graduation the doors opened up for Steve
family to move back to the tri-state area.
With the support of Classis Iakota and a call from Shalom CRC
has returned to the tri-state area to plant the Cornerstone Prison Church
at the SDSP
is excited about the opportunity to serve as a pastor to the men behind the walls.
It is his
hope and prayer that he
will be able to share God's love with them and help them to become faithful disciples of Jesus Christ.