Fr Stephen is married to Leeola and they have four adult children. Fr Stephen and Leeola both grew up in central N.S.W. Stephen has ministered in Canberra, Dubbo, Bellingen and now Finley and prefers the country life over the larger towns and cities. Stephen enjoys communicating Jesus to all people and discovering what other peoples gifts and passion are and including them in is fellowship.
Fr Stephen was a mechanic and farmer and has a passion for restoring old motorcycles. Leeola was a nurse and since retiring two years ago has time to fully commit to her favourite past time, quilting. Fr Stephen and Leeola enjoy trips away on their motorcycle and side car. Both enjoy music and contemporary worship.