Staff – Who’s Who

The Village Christian Church staff is committed to serving God and bringing people into a relationship with Jesus. The team serves together to carry out the church mission, which is to be a catalyst for Life Change, Life Growth, and Life Purpose.

Meet Our Team

Lead Pastor

Staff at The Village Christian Church includes Nate Ferguson, Lead PastorNate Ferguson
Lead Pastor
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Nate is a country boy from Western Illinois. He attended Burnside Christian Church, where his dad was a Pastor. Nate attended Lincoln Christian University, finished his graduate degree from Lincoln Christian Seminary, and then worked as youth pastor at First Christian Church in Morris, Illinois.

First Christian Church challenged Nate to plant a church in the Minooka area. As a result The Village Christian Church was founded in October 2004. Nate and his wife, Rachelle, live in Channahon and have 2 grown boys,

Nate provides vision and direction for The Village. He leads the staff to ensure the church stays on mission, which is to be a catalyst for Life Change, Life Growth, and Life Purpose.

Nate loves to teach the Bible in a way that people can understand and apply to their lives. He speaks from his heart in an honest and transparent way. Nate is passionate about helping people find life in Jesus and he can’t wait to see what God has planned for the future.