Pastors & Staff

Dr. JP Vick

Lead Pastor

Pastors JP & Christie are passionate about helping others become life-long followers of Jesus. They believe the local church is the hope of the community. Since married in 2004, they have grown their family to include four remarkable and rowdy children. Both being credentialed ministers with the Assemblies of God, pastoral ministry is their heartbeat. Having served as youth pastors, associate pastors, and church planters/lead pastors in Kentucky, they were handed the baton at Northside in the Summer of 2019. With a PhD in Leadership and DMin in Missional Theology, Dr. Vick also serves as adjunct professor for the AG Theological Seminary-Evangel University and for Northpoint Bible College and Seminary. 
  • Favorite All Time Movie: Tombstone 
  • Favorite Jackson Restaurants: Picassos, Tacos-4-Life, The Blacksmith
  • Favorite Pastime: Golf & Beach Vacations
  • Favorite Drink: Coffee, expresso roast 

Russ Steiner

Lead Associate Pastor

Pastor Russ joined the Northside leadership team in Jan. of 2023. Although he is new to the team, he and his wife Audrey are no strangers to Northside. Russ and Audrey have faithfully attended and served at Northside since 1978. Their love for this church and surrounding communities can't be matched. After working almost 40 years as a Walmart Executive, He is stepping into what God is now calling him to. Pastor Russ leads our small groups ministry, our facility and campus teams, and helps lead the staff in daily church operation. 

Jonathan Glover

Pastor of Operations and Music

Pastor Jonathan joined the team in late 2021. He  and his wife, Lindsey have attended and served at Northside for many years prior to joining the team. They have two boys, Judah and Graham and love to travel and see the world. Pastor Jonathan holds a B.S. in Business Admin and leads the finance team as well as the tech and worship ministries for the church. 

Faith Dixon

Children's Pastor & Parents Day Out Coordinator

 Pastor Faith joined the Northside leadership team in the Fall of 2020. Faith currently oversees activities and curriculum for all Northside Kids classes and leads Kids Church   for ages 5-6th grade every Sunday at 10:30am. She has a heart for children and loves seeing them grow up loving Jesus. She'd love to meet you! Stop by and say, "hey!"

Christie Vick

Associate Pastor & Missions Director

Pastor Christie has a huge heart for her community, her family, her church and her coffee. She is a credentialed minister with the Assemblies of God and, alongside Dr. Vick, leads our church with tremendous passion. With her heart for spreading the Gospel, she leads the missions team and events for Northside. 

Support Staff

Brooke Bridges

Executive Administrative Assistant & Ministry Coordinator

Jonathan Hand

Media & Technical Director

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