Your Servant in Christ Ministries was born out of a heart to help God’s people love Him supremely, and to help them prepare their own hearts, families, churches and communities for the transforming presence of God.
Rev. Steve Loopstra served for the past three years as a missionary in Joao Pessoa, Brazil working with the First Baptist Church of Valentina as the Pastor of Intercession.
Steve has served as an instructor and as Community Liaison with The Sentinel Group, based in Monroe, Washington. Helping churches pray more knowledgeably for end-time global evangelization and enabling communities to discover the pathway to genuine revival and societal transformation..
Steve is ordained with the Christian and Missionary Alliance. He served as an Alliance pastor for over twenty years. Steve, with his wife, Marilou pastored in California, Iowa and Minnesota. In addition they served as missionaries in Europe.
Steve has helped give leadership to the prayer movement in the Christian and Missionary Alliance, in the Twin Cities area of Minneapolis, St. Paul, Minnesota, and in national prayer initiatives. Steve served for 11 years at the Executive Director of Prayer Transformation Ministries in Minneapolis, MN.
Steve is an author, speaker, and prayer leader locally and nationally, a member of the National Prayer Committee and serves on the Board of Directors of the National Church Prayer Leaders Network. Steve has also led prayer journeys to Mali, West Africa, Muslim N. Africa and Berlin, Germany. Steve leads Pastors Prayer Summits, Concerts of Prayer, and teaches and preaches on prayer and revival in churches and conferences.
Steve has two grown children, Jonathan and Esther. Steve’s wife Marilou passed away on September 3, 2011.