1st-5th Grade Director

Nathanael serves North Church’s Kids by helping to shape a fun, loving, and Jesus focused ministry. Nathanael, as the Kids and Family Director, oversees Kids Ministry (Walkers through 5th grade) and is responsible for continuing to build a community that cares for North Kids team of staff, volunteers, children, and their parents. Nathanael is passionate about seeing young people become devoted followers of Jesus Christ. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Northwest University. Nathanael has spent multiple years ministering to kids in a variety of settings both in and out of the Church. Nathanael and his wife Emily both have an extensive Social Work background and have huge hearts for families and the city of Spokane. Nathanael and Emily have two amazing children (Lowenna and Jago).

Fun Facts!

Favorite song?
“Don’t take the girl” by Tim McGraw. I Like It, I Love It especially during a Neon Moon, but it does breaks my Achy Breaky Heart.
What's the most exciting place you have lived?
South Africa, love the people and culture.
Best memory?
April 8th 2017. It was a cold windy day, but the sun was shining on me when I married the woman of my dreams!