After serving eleven years on the pastoral staff of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and an additional fourteen years as President of Vision New England, Steve Macchia founded Leadership Transformations in 2003. Since then he’s served as President of LTI as well as Director of the Pierce Center for Disciple-Building at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, where he also serves on the teaching team in the Doctor of Ministry department. He also teaches a Doctor of Ministry course on “Spiritual Replenishment” as an adjunct faculty member at Phoenix Seminary. Steve is a pastoral teacher, conference speaker, ministry leader, retreat facilitator, ministry mentor/coach, and spiritual director. He’s also the author of several books,
including Broken and Whole (InterVarsity Press), Outstretched Arms of Grace (LTI Publication), Path of a Beloved Disciple (LTI Publication), Wellspring (LTI Publication), Crafting a Rule of Life (InterVarsity Press), the Baker Best-seller Becoming A Healthy Church (Baker Books), Becoming A Healthy Church Workbook (Baker Books), Becoming A Healthy Disciple (Baker Books/LTI Publication), Becoming A Healthy Disciple: Small Group Study and Worship Guide (LTI Publication), Becoming A Healthy Team (Baker Books/LTI Publication), Exercises for Becoming A Healthy Team (LTI Publication). He resides in Lexington, MA with his wife Ruth and is the proud father of two children, Nathan and Rebekah. Steve writes, "My wife and I enjoy hunting for turn of the (19th) Century oak antique furniture We love to travel, and we delight in our children, Nate and Bekah, who are our pride and joy. We also enjoy reflecting on the richness of ministry life together. I’m a collector of memories, with special rocks, shells, and various mementos, joined by thousands of photographs, which remind me of important people and places that have marked our journey thus far. My soul comes alive singing the great hymns of the church and enjoying the beauty of God’s creation. My favorite walk is on the beach at low tide between Sesuit Harbor and the Brewster flats on Cape Cod (MA)…it’s beautiful year round! I’m in awe of God for fulfilling the dream for LTI that he birthed in my heart one year before we started this ministry. Since our inception in 2003, the team God has assembled is phenomenal and the ministry has grown beyond all my greatest hopes and expectations. But, most of all, the transformational impact on the leaders and teams we serve together makes every long day incredibly meaningful and satisfying."
Steve Macchia is available for retreats, conferences, seminars, webinars, teaching and other ministry engagements. To contact Steve for a speaking engagement, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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