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Profiles in Goodwill: Steve Copley

Steve Copley is a church and community missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church, serving as executive director of Interfaith Arkansas, based in Little Rock.

Steve’s Skype interview about “Gospel Without Borders” is available here.

1. Where did you grow up?

Gentry, Arkansas.

2. What is your favorite Bible verse, book or story? Why?

The Gospel of Luke.

The concern it has for the poor and vulnerable.

3. What is your favorite movie? Why?

“Gandhi.”

It was a powerful movie about an individual that believed nonviolence could change so much in the world.

4. Who are three of the people you admire?

Martin Luther King Jr., Jimmy Carter and Archbishop Oscar Romero.

5. What is one little known fact about yourself?

I love baseball, especially the St. Louis Cardinals.