Dr. Steve Ogne is an Internationally recognized ministry coach, trainer and consultant, committed to the multiplication of disciples, leaders and churches. He is well on the way to his life long vision for training 10,000 leaders, influencing the start and strengthening 1,000 new churches that will make at least 100,000 new disciples of Jesus.
Steve is an ordained minister with The Missionary Church. His ministry experience includes may years of pastoral ministry and 23 years with Church Resource Ministries. He has observed and influenced ministry in 20 countries. Together with Bob Logan he fueled a church planting movement in America with resources such as the Church Planters Toolkit and the New Church Incubator.
Steve has been called the God Father of Ministry Coaching, having written Empowering Leaders Through Coaching with Tom Nebel in 1995 and TransforMissional Coaching with Tim Roehl in 2008. He has trained hundreds of ministry coaches in multiple countries and partnered with Keith Webb in the development of Creative Results Management and Core Skills Coach Training.
Steve recently released two new books. The Leadership Ladder, authored with Dr. Ken Priddy and 99 Powerful Questions For Christian Leaders, co authored with Dr. Dave DeVries. These two books are currently available on Amazon. They represent a new stream of resources for empowering Christian leaders
Dr. Ogne holds a Bachelors degree from Azusa Pacific University, a Masters Degree from Talbot Theological Seminary and Doctor of Ministry with emphasis in Transformational Leadership from Bakke Graduate University in Seattle. Steve has been adjunct or gust professor at Fuller Seminary, Pasadena, Ca. Talbot Seminary, La Mirada Ca. Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando Fl. and Bakke Graduate School, Seattle Wa.
Steve routinely works as a coach and consultant to church planters, pastors and movement leaders who are committed to the multiplication of disciples, leaders and churches. Are you one of those people? How can Steve help you?
Steve routinely develops equipping resources for use in denominational settings. Recently Steve developed the Mobilization Toolkit for Church Health and Mission, for The Baptist Missionary Association. He also developed The Fresh Start Process, for the replanting of dead and dying churches , with Bill Malick and the Christian and Missionary Alliance.
All that being said, Steve’s greatest joy is his family, his strong, smart and beautiful wife Jane, his 3 amazing adult sons and their ladies, all who love Jesus. Steve and Jane live in Camarillo, Ca. and are an active part of Crossroads Community Church, Camarillo Ca. a highly evangelistic congregation that loves to baptize and disciple new believers.