Stephen Kihnley, Youth Pastor

Pastor Stephen is the Youth Pastor at NFCN overseeing the 6th-12th graders. In this role, Pastor Stephen’s hope and passion is to see students come into a personal relationship with Jesus and learn at an early age that a life lived for God and with God is a life worth living.

Pastor Stephen earned his Bachelor of Arts at the University of Louisville and is also an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Stephen has served in youth ministry (full time/part-time/volunteer) for 16 years. He has also served in leadership roles as well as the council on the former Tennessee District and current Midsouth District. Pastor Stephen loves connecting the local church with the district and seeing lives impacted for the kingdom of God through the ministry and events of the district.

Pastor Stephen is married to Bethany and they have two kids, Caide and Emilia. Pastor Stephen loves his Louisville Cardinals!