Steve Addison

Steve has spent most of his life studying and participating in movements that multiply disciples and churches.

Steve is married to Michelle. Together they lead MOVE, a mission agency devoted to training and deploying workers who multiply communities of Jesus’ disciples everywhere.

Steve is the author of Movements that Change the World: Five Keys to Spreading the Gospel (IVP: 2011); What Jesus Started: Joining the Movement, Changing the World (IVP 2012); and Pioneering Movements: Leadership that Multiplies Disciples and Churches (IVP 2015). He blogs at

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Multiplying Disciples in Churches | Exponential

"I was disobeying Jesus' Great Commission ..." – Troy Cooper In this Exponential training video, Steve Addison interviews Troy Cooper about…

From Church to Movement – Making the Transition

In this session from the Exponential East 2016 conference, Steve Addison and Troy Cooper unpack what it takes to make…


What Does a Multiplying Church Do?

An eight-year-old girl in South Africa watched her father facilitate Discovery Bible Studies and announced, “I can do this!” They…