Steven is the president of Jewish Outreach International, is a Jewish believer in Jesus, a licensed Southern Baptist Minister and ministers throughout the world. Since 1998, Steven has challenged millions with his evangelistic clothing, has personally distributed over 600,000 Gospel materials in 28 countries and has prayed with hundreds of Jews and gentiles to receive Jesus.
Steven has been certified, by the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, as a Interfaith Evangelism Specialist on Judaism.
The Beckfords have been ministering in Israel since 2001. They oversaw the Kingsmen Arad Chess Club/Bible Shop in Arad, Israel. Despite fire bombings, physical assaults and continued harassment, God has used the Beckfords to share the love of Messiah Y'shua (Jesus) to reach many in Arad, throughout Israel and worldwide! www.kingsmenarad.com
Although the Beckfords have moved back home to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, they will continue to visit Israel periodically and reach out to people in the Harrisburg area and beyond.