Raleigh First Naz is lead by the pastoral staff and an elected church board. Please get to know us a little better by clicking on the profiles below.
Pastor Riley is the grandfather of Tye, Hudson, Knox, Rush, Wyatt, Ava and Griffin. He has pastored churches in Illinois, Ohio and North Carolina for the past 35 years…
Pastor Adam’s passion is communicating God’s Love artistically and narrowing the space between the stage and the pews…
Pastor Jim Stewart was born in Lafayette, Indiana, and he has served churches in Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee, and North Carolina. Jim was the Senior Pastor here at RFN from 1982 to 1990. He was a big fan of Roy Rodgers, evident by the puzzle from his childhood hanging on his home office wall. One of his […]
Phillip is the husband of his beautiful wife Crystal. Phillip & Crystal graduated from Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina. Phillip earned a degree in Christian Ministries and has been in ministry for 13 years. Crystal earned a Psychology degree and has also been an RN for the last eight years. Phillip is the father […]
Pastor Amy leads Naz Kidz, our children’s ministry. She and her husband, Jason, are newlyweds, so their cuteness level is off the charts right now. Amy is a graduate of Point Loma Nazarene University, where she studied children’s ministry. She has led children’s ministry programs in California and Tennessee, before joining us here in Raleigh. […]
Kyle is an Associate Pastor with leadership of our families with teens. He and his wife Stephanie met at Mount Vernon Nazarene University, where they both earned degrees. Their kids are Caity, Noah, and Sammy. Kyle and crew enjoy outdoor activities. Their love for the beach and the mountains makes Raleigh an ideal location for […]