Elder A. Stephon Hogan, Sr. is a Nashville, TN native and is a loving husband and devoted father. He has two lovely children. He attended Metro Nashville Public Schools where he served as the chaplain in the AFJROTC program for 3 years. He attended Tennessee State University where he majored in Music Education with a focus in piano and voice and English Education. He minored in Psychology. He had to leave college before graduation to help take care of his ill son who has Sickle Cell Anemia. He went on to work in ministry and was licensed at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Derrick Moore, October 21, 2007. He went on to earned two honorary doctorate degrees in Religious Studies and Religious Counseling through Universal Ministries School of Theology. He also joined the National Association of Christian Ministers where he served as the state Elder for the state of Tennessee. Elder Hogan and his family relocated to Colorado to get better health care for his son. Elder Hogan loves to teach the Word of God.
I am proud to serve at New Direction Praise and Worship Center as the Jr. Church Pastor and Assistant Youth Pastor.