Bishop Steven L. Anders was born in Brooklyn New York. At the very young age of one his mother moved him to New Orleans, Louisiana. At the age of ten he heard the voice of God while attending Holy Mt Carmel Baptist church under Aurthur L. Thomas. Bishop Anders was Baptize at the age of ten and the supernatural gifts of God became vivid in his life.
At the age of eighteen bishop Anders gift of prophecy began to lead him into his destiny, the Holy Spirit moved him to Milwaukee WI, and led him to his wife Pastor Tina Anders. Together they raised seven children all who are called and anointed by God to preach the Word unto the Kingdom
In 2004 Bishop Anders heard from the Lord concerning Inspired Word Ministries the Church. In 2005 the Inspired Word Ministries the church was started, it's first service was Easter Sunday morning nine people was in attendance.
As Prophet, Apostle, and Bishop, Bishop Anders has birthed Inspired Word Ministries Elkhart and Inspired Word Ministries Greenbay. Also flowing from Bishop Anders is what he calls the Associaiton. Unified Churches Of God International Interdenominational Association (UCOGIIA) birthed in 2005 as a vision to unify the broken pieces of the body of Christ.
In 2010 Bishop Anders was consecrated Bishop by Bishop Tracy Pitts of Fresh Oil interdenominational International Association were he also serves as 1st presiding Bishop in Fresh Oil. Bishop Anders is a man of vision, he is a key piece in the Kingdom work of God.