Steven J. Cole
- 123 S. Beaver
- (928) 774-3603 xt 12
Since May, 1992, Steven Cole has been the pastor of Flagstaff Christian Fellowship, Flagstaff, Arizona. From 1977-1992 he pastored at Lake Gregory Community Church in Crestline, California. Pastor Cole graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M., 1976) and California State University, Long Beach (B.A., philosophy, 1968 [back in the middle ages!]).
Steve enjoys writing and has articles published in many different publications. The older writers who have impacted his life are: John Calvin, Charles Spurgeon, John Bunyan, J. C. Ryle, Martyn Lloyd-Jones, and Jonathan Edwards. Among more recent writers infulencing Steven Cole are James Boice, R. C. Sproul, John Piper, and John MacArthur. He also greatly enjoys reading biographies of the great heroes of the faith (all of the above, plus many others).
Since March 23, 1974, he entered holy matrimony with his wife Marla. We have a daughter Christa and a son Daniel. Pastor Cole enjoys God's beautiful outdoors through hiking the many trails around Flagstaff, Sedona, and the Grand Canyon (plus Colorado in the summers). The photo above was taken on a trip to the remote Toroweap area of the North Rim of the Grand Canyon in March, 2012.