Pastor Nate came to Valley Chapel in November of 2006. He is a 1997 graduate of Moody Bible Institute with a degree in pastoral ministry. He has had a variety of experience in ministry over the years. From 1995-1997, he served in the pulpits of two country churches in Greenup, IL. Then, from 1997-2004, he was the youth pastor at Bloomington Bible Church in Bloomington, IL. The years of 2004 to 2006 were spent in New York City as a missionary with NYC Ministries (now named Spread Truth). Pastor Nate has been married to Rachel since January of 1999 and they have two children, Hannah and Abby. Together they love serving the Lord at Valley Chapel and are so thankful to be a part of this ministry!