Stephen Buys is the lead pastor of The Orchard Church in Waynesville, NC.

Stephen is fluent in Spanish and earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Mississippi College and his Master’s Degree from Auburn University, focusing his studies on Spanish Literature and Linguistics. Before entering full-time ministry, Stephen worked as an interpreter, translator, and in the university setting. Stephen holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Organizational Leadership from Liberty University and is author of the book “The Doorway of Prayer.