Steve Blumer, M. Div., joined the Hope Chapel staff in June 2012 as a pastor to children. In 2014, he became the Pastor of Family and Adults. He is a native of Iowa and earned his B.A. (in Missions and Bible) from Baptist Bible College and a Master of Divinity (minor in Biblical Counseling) from Baptist Bible Theological Seminary (Spfld, MO) in 2004. After meeting and marrying Tina, a native of Massachusetts, they moved to New England and served in a local church in various capacities. Steve and his wife were also involved in foster care for several years through which they adopted their second son. They are currently fostering two more children. He has been involved with family ministries for the last 15 years.