Stephen Bjorlin serves as the Lead Pastor of Portland Covenant Church and carries with him a wide range of ministry experiences. Before moving to Portland Stephen served as the Associate Pastor at Great Exchange Church, an Asian-American community in the Bay Area of California. He has also served as a worship leader, youth pastor, and guest speaker in a broad range of diverse churches and denominations. Stephen is passionate about issues of diversity, race, and justice. He desires for Portland Covenant to be a multi-ethnic family where people from all backgrounds can worship God and find community. He graduated with his M.Div. from North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago, and his Bachelors in Pastoral Ministry from North Central University in Minneapolis.