Stephen Black has worked in pastoral-care ministry as an ordained minister in the local church and with International Ministerial Fellowship for over twenty-eight years. Currently, he works full-time as Executive Director with First Stone Ministries (FSM) in Oklahoma City. He serves the Body of Christ at FSM in one-on-one pastoral care discipleship, weekly support group sessions, speaking, and he helps to provide freedom conferences and seminars. He is the author of Freedom Realized – Finding Freedom from Homosexuality & Living a Life Free from Labels, and Freedom Realized – The Complete First Stone Ministries Effectiveness Survey Report. Stephen has been married to his wife Robin since May of 1986. They have three adult children and four grandchildren.