NATHAN HERNDON - Lead Pastor
Nathan was born and raised in south central PA, went to Redland High School, and then moved to Chicago where he and his wife Adrienne (a Greek native of Hanover) graduated from the Moody Bible Institute. Both Nathan and Adrienne also attended Lancaster Bible College where they received their Master’s Degrees. Nathan was a Youth Pastor and worship leader at the Spring Grove Bible Fellowship in the Chicagoland area for five years before moving to Hanover and being the Youth Pastor at Christ’s American Baptist Church in Spring Grove, PA for four years. He has three gorgeous children: Ethan, Grace, & Lenah, an affinity for table tennis, a commitment to the Redskins, a love for music, a gravitation towards innovation, and a dream of being the greatest husband and father in the world!
MIKE COARSON - Executive Pastor
Mike grew up near Chicago, IL where he became a Christ-follower at age 19. He was married to his wife, Diana in 2004 and served as an Associate Pastor in Cape Coral, FL until 2008. Mike joined the Providence Staff in July of 2008 and has loved empowering and developing leaders, building ministries, and investing into the lives of people. He has three kids and is passionate about being a dad, being a child of God, enjoying God's presence, and helping others to live out who God created them to be. Mike has a B.S. in Biblical Studies, an M.A. in Leadership, and an M-Div. He loves sailing, fiction novels, music, leadership, running, Taekwando, spending time with family, and seeing lives changed for the glory of God.
PHILIP HERNDON - Youth Pastor & Worship Leader
Philip’s passion is to see and facilitate heaven touching earth and live a life with his heart set ablaze for Jesus. He believes that one moment, one encounter with Jesus can change everything and he pursues that in all he does and how he lives. Philip loves, movies, listening to his record collection, writing music, working out, fantasy football, cooking, and giggling. Philip has been married to his beautiful wife Carrie for 13 years and they have 4 amazing children.
JULIE HENNON - Director of Administration
Julie has been serving at Providence in one form or another for over eight years and is currently the full-time Director of Administration. She loves making people feel at home when they walk through the doors of Providence each Sunday morning. Julie also loves seeing people use the gifts that God has given them for His glory. She has been married to her husband Brad, for 25 years. They have three grown children, Andrea, Ashley and Travis. She enjoys classes at the YMCA, trail bike riding, hanging with friends and learning new things; especially in leadership. Zephaniah 3:17 is one of her favorite Scriptures.