Founder and Chairman of New Life Ministries
Host of New Life Live
Steve Arterburn is the founder and chairman of New Life Ministries and host of the # 1 nationally syndicated Chrisian counseling talk show “New Life Live” heard and watched by millions on over 180 radio stations nationwide in addition to Sirius XM Satellite radio and now seen on television on the Family Net and NRB networks. Steve is also the founder of the Women of Faith conferences attended by over 4,000,000 people. He currently serves as a teaching pastor at Heartland Church in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Steve is a nationally known public speaker and has been featured in national media venues such as Oprah, Inside Edition, Good Morning America, CNN Live, The New York Times, USA Today, US News & World Report, ABC World News Tonight, and ironically in GQ Magazine and Rolling Stone Magazine. In August 2000, Steve was inducted into the National Speakers Association’s Hall of Fame.
Steve is a best-selling author of several books: Every Man’s Battle, Lose it for Life, Healing Is A Choice are just a few examples. With over 7,000,000 books in print he has been writing about God’s transforming truth since 1984. He has been nominated for numerous writing awards and won three Gold Medallions for writing excellence. Along with Dr. Dave Stoop, he edited and produced The Life Recovery Bible and more recently, The Spiritual Renewal Study Bible.
Steve has degrees from Baylor University and The University of North Texas as well as two honorary doctorate degrees and is currently completing his doctoral studies in Christian Counseling.
Steve resides with his family in Fishers, Indiana.