Biographical Sketch of Rev. Stephen Vesolich
Pastor Steve is the founding pastor of Centerpoint Community Church. As the recipient of a full scholarship to Duquesne University, he received his Bachelor of Science in Education and taught high school history in the Center Area Schools. He also received his Pennsylvania Instructional Level II certificate in education and was working on a master's degree in counseling before receiving a call to the ministry. He received his master's degree in theology from TESM and his Doctor of Ministry degree from Ashland Theological Seminary. As an active member of the community, Steve has served on the Center Twp. School Board, the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity, as chaplain for Mother Teresa Hospice, and has spoken at various high schools. Steve is also certified to teach Evangelism Explosion, has led several mission trips out of the country, and several years ago was nominated to the Center Alumni Hall of Fame. He and his wife Stacie have two adult children who are married to Christians and have three grandchildren. All fervently serve the Lord and attend Centerpoint. Pastor Steve has three burning desires: to encourage genuine and authentic community among God's people, to give God's people a solid foundation by the faithful exposition of the Word of God, and to raise up a body of believers that have a passion and love for Jesus Christ that is strongly exhibited in a celebration of worship.