Dr. Stonier has served in pastoral ministry for over 45 years and has been actively involved in planting over 100 church plants, orphanages, parachurch ministries, and numerous chaplaincy programs.
He serves as chaplain and instructor for multiple agencies in San Diego including Police, Fire/Rescue Departments, Medical Examiner’s office, and Emergency Medical Services. In addition, Mickey serves with the National Critical Response team that provides spiritual care to victims and families affected by weapons of mass destruction and major airline disasters.
Mickey is a member of the San Diego Critical Incident Stress Management organization and a certified trained instructor for the International Critical Incident Stress Management Foundation. He authored the book GODISNOWHERE: Where is God in the Midst of Your Pain? that provides practical and Biblical guidance to those going through a time of crisis.
His educational credentials include a Bachelor of Science in Child Development, a Masters of Divinity degree from Azusa Pacific University, and a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary. Mickey is currently an Adjunct Professor at Azusa Pacific University Seminary and Bethel Seminary.
He and his wife Karen live in San Diego and have four children and four grandchildren.