• JOHN NAGLE - Lead Pastor

    John is a highly relational pastor with a great love for God, his family, our church and coastal community. He is a Bible teacher well known for making God's truth understandable and making positive life change applicable to everyone. John is a vision caster for NCFF and is committed to developing godly leaders. He and his wife (Becky) believe the North Coast of Oregon is where God has called them to live and share the life-transforming story of Jesus.


  • Michael Hague - administrative pastor

    Michael's passion is to help people succeed and progress in their journey. Michael earned his Bachelors degree from Pacific Christian College in Fullerton, CA and a Masters degree from Pepperdine University. He has been in full-time ministry since 1990 and here on the coast of Oregon since 1996. His wife Eva and his three boys, Seth, Kyle and Ryan, bring blessings and joy to his life.


  • dan dunn -  Associate Pastor of CONGREGATIONAL CARE

    Pastor Dan attended Briercrest Bible College, George Fox University and Oregon State University to complete his degrees in psychology and counseling with an emphasis in Christian ministries. He has been in ministry for over 40 years with an emphasis in Christian education, counseling, youth and children/family ministries. He has been a speaker for camps, conferences and a visiting professor at Christian campuses. After serving as the children and family ministries pastor at NCFF for 16 years,  Pastor Dan is now semi-retired and his ministry concentrates on shepherding, visitations, grief and support counseling and senior adult ministries. He enjoys working with the Senior Connection Small Group that meets once a week. Pastor Dan has been married to his high school sweetheart, Patty, for 52 years.  They have three sons who love the Lord and are married to 3 Godly ladies that have given them 8 grandkids. 


  • sam hughes - Associate Pastor of Worship ARTS & Student Min

    I am Pastor Sam and am passionate about bringing the sound of Heaven to earth through music and arts. In my mind there is nothing better than the body of Christ coming together and singing with one voice that praises our King. I believe that as we worship, we align ourselves to the flow of what the Spirit of God is doing by taking the focus off of ourselves and setting our sights on communing with Jesus.  


  • aj johnson - Associate pastor of Children and family ministries

    AJ is a millennial. That is to say he graduated from Multnomah Bible College in the year 2000. With a degree in Youth Ministry.  He and his bride Anna went overseas to work as missionaries with Cadence International. There they partnered for a decade as a couple and with the other youth workers to disciple and reach military students in Germany. They have two daughters who have been a constant source of fun, and energy in the Johnson’s marriage. AJ is excited to have the chance to be a part of what the Lord is doing transforming families on the North Coast.


  • Anne Utterback - Office manager

    Annie enjoys listening to people's stories and connecting them to the love of Jesus. She is passionate about kids knowing that God loves them. She spends her time studying the Bible, homeschooling her two boys and hanging with her husband, Scott.


  • andrew walker - student ministries assistant

    Andrew is excited to be working with the students of Clatsop County. Graduating from George Fox University in 2014 with a degree in Christian Ministry, he has long had a passion for working with adolescents. He loves discipleship, helping youth develop their relationships with God, and is committed to reaching students for Christ. He and his wife Brandi currently reside in Warrenton, and have been happily married since 2015. Andrew is also an avid Green Bay Packers fan and is fairly certain he knows just about everything there is to know about Indiana Jones.


  • CHRIStie DAVIS - facilities

    Born and raised on a ranch in San Diego, I joined the US Navy in 1984 and "saw the world".   I am now retired and have been living here on the North Oregon coast since 2007.   I have one son Ben, who is Currently serving in the US Navy as a Nuclear Machinists Mate in the submarine service.  This makes him 3rd generation Navy as my father served as a submariner in Vietnam.   I feel so blessed to have been given this opportunity to serve here at NCFF.   I am so thankful for God's grace and forgiveness, and for each new day He gives me. Because every day I realize, "There but for the grace of God go I.....