Meet Steven...

Dr. Steven T. Usry is the Lead Pastor of Sugarloaf. He is a church planter, executive coach, and serves in leadership with several boards for the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church.


Steven completed his undergraduate degrees at Lee University (BA Vocal Performance/ BS Biblical Education), his Masters of Divinity at Candler School of Theology (Emory University), and his Doctorate of Ministry at Asbury Theological Seminary. His dissertation explored “Building for Critical Mass When Launching New Churches”.  


Steven experienced a call to ministry at the early age of 13 and has served the following churches in ministry:

* Mount Paran Church of God ~ Student Ministries Pastor

* Sandy Springs United Methodist Church ~ Associate Pastor

* Aragon United Methodist Church ~ Lead Pastor

* Harvest Point United Methodist Church ~ Church Planter and Founding Pastor


He is a native of Augusta, Georgia and has been married to his wife Julie for 24 years. They have three children: Abigail (22), Andrew (20) and Alex (18). His hobbies include music, golfing, beaching… and college football (his son kicks and punts for Charleston Southern University). To contact Pastor Steven, click HERE to email him now.