Phil Severn

Phil Severn began serving as the Lead Pastor in December of 2017.  Before coming to North Park, he served in Student Ministries for 17 years.  He loves people and loves preaching God’s Word.  His preaching emphasizes that true and ultimate satisfaction can only be found in Jesus.  He graduated from Cornerstone University and will be graduating with his Masters from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary in May of 2018.  He married Sandy in 2002, and they have two kids: Joshua (7) and Carter (4).  They also have a foreign exchange student living with them this school year.  The Severns love to play games, go on day trips to Grand Haven, go to the zoo, and many other activities.  Although Sandy does not like sports, Phil and Joshua go to a lot of sporting events while Sandy and Carter go on “mommy dates.”