Our Pastor was born and raised in rural Wyoming. He graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelors degree in Secondary Business Education in 1991 and was looking for a teaching job when God changed his path. Pastor Dave was serving as Youth Pastor when he completed his Master of Divinity degree at Bethel Seminary in 2006. He served as Youth Pastor for 16 years and has served as our Lead Pastor since 2008. Pastor Dave is passionate about God's Word and loves walking the journey of life with people. He is married to Sarah and has three children (Kassandra Slizewski-married in August of 2012, Zachary, and Brittany).
Pastor Caleb was born and raised in Holdrege, Nebraska. He graduated in 2016 from Global University Berean School of Bible in Springfield, Mo and is working his Associate Degree in Reiligion at Liberty University in Lynchberg, VA. In his 9 years of experience, He has served as a Youth for Christ Intern. He was recently serving as a Worship Leader and Youth Coordinator for his home church in Holdrege, Nebraska. Pastor Caleb is passionate for building relationships and spreading the gospel for Christ in our students lives today. He has been married to his wife Tia since 2012. They have three dogs and hope to expend their family with two legged babies in the near future.
Pastor Michael was born in California, moved to Houston Texas. He became a Christ follower in 1981. He graduated from Florida Bible College, Houston Baptist University and Covington Theological Seminary. He has served as Associate Bus Minister, Associate Pastor/Children’s Pastor, Pastor, Children and Family Pastor and now as Children’s Coordinator at North Hills. Michael is passionate about animating scripture on a child’s level and being a part of the process of walking with kids in the discipleship process. He is a King’s Kid and finds fulfillment in helping children and their families discovering this truth for themselves. Michael is married to JoAnn and has four children (Katilyn, Dusty, Daniel and Kristina).
Lela and her husband Darrell have lived in Goshen County and have attended North Hills for 10 years. When Darrell retired, they moved to Goshen County to be closer to their daughter and her family. Whenever Lela and Darrell visited the Vaughn family they would attended North Hills with them and it felt like home! They started to attend after they moved here. Lela has worked for the last 10 years for the Senior Friendship Center as an In-Home-Care provider for seniors. Prior to that Lela has worked as a Church secretary and treasurer. Lela is so excited for the opportunity to serve the North Hills Family.