Dr. Steve Viars


Senior Pastor - Faith Church

Director - Faith Legacy Foundation


B.S.: Pre-Seminary & Bible, Baptist Bible College (Now Clarks Summit University)
M.Div.: Grace Theological Seminary
D.Min.: Biblical Counseling, Westminster Theological Seminary

Dr. Steve Viars has served at Faith Church in Lafayette, IN since 1987. Pastor Viars leads and equips Faith Church as Senior Pastor with a focus on preaching and teaching God’s Word and using his organizational skills in guiding the implementation of the Faith Church mission and vision. He oversees the staff, deacons, and all Faith Church ministries. Dr. Viars serves on the boards of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, Biblical Counseling Coalition, Vision of Hope, and the Faith Community Development Corporation. Steve is the author, co-author, or contributor to six books and numerous booklets. He and his wife, Kris, were married in 1982 and have two married daughters, a son, and five grandchildren.

Read Steve Viars’ Journey to Faith for the full account of how the Lord led Pastor Viars to Faith Church.

View Pastor Viars' Salvation Testimony Video

Celebrating the Fruit of the Gospel
Dr. Steve Viars | Nov 28, 2023 | Romans 16:1-27      
Embracing Hope
Dr. Steve Viars | Nov 28, 2023 | Romans 15:1-33      
The Gift that Is Wonderful
Dr. Steve Viars | Nov 26, 2023 | Isaiah 9:1-7      
Biblical Counseling in Parenting
Dr. Steve Viars | Nov 07, 2023  
Stewardship of Our Mission
Dr. Steve Viars | Oct 29, 2023 | Matthew 28:16-20      
Biblical Counseling in Pre-Marriage Counseling
Dr. Steve Viars | Oct 24, 2023  
Celebrating the Lord’s Patience
Dr. Steve Viars | Oct 15, 2023 | 2 Peter 3:1-9      
Biblical Counseling in Faith Church History
Dr. Steve Viars | Oct 10, 2023  
Choosing Teachers Wisely by Considering their End
Dr. Steve Viars | Sep 24, 2023 | 2 Peter 2:4-10      
Discerning False Teaching
Dr. Steve Viars | Sep 17, 2023 | 2 Peter 2:1-3      
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