Rev. Steve Engle
The Reverend Steve Engle, Minister of Discipleship, Program & Hospitality, has served Bridgeport UMC for nine years. A graduate of Fairmont Senior High School, Fairmont, WV, Rev. Engle continued his education at Concord College and Fairmont State College, receiving a bachelor of arts in English, psychology, and speech. He received a master of divinity degree from Candler School of Theology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA. Among his responsibilities as minister of worship at Bridgeport UMC, Rev. Engle teaches the “Family Focus” Sunday School Class and leads members of the congregation through a Lenten Study each year. Prior to coming to Bridgeport UMC, Rev. Engle served Lewisburg UMC, Lewisburg, WV; Chapel Hill UMC, Buckhannon, WV; Christ Church, Sutton, WV; Epworth UMC, Parkersburg, WV; Oak Grove UMC, Decatur, GA; and Colfax-Walnut Grove UMC, Colfax, WV. A licensed residential contractor, Rev. Engle enjoys woodworking and building projects. He and his wife, Carla, have four children – Richard, Steven, Chad, and Russell.