Pastor Jeff Black is copastors here at MPNaz with his wife Danielle. He grew up in a small town here in Kansas and was excited to move back to a smaller town after finishing up his MACFD degree at NTS in Kansas City in 2016. Pastor Jeff spends his time working in IT, playing with his family and spending time with his wife, and playing with his two dogs. He also enjoys skeet shooting and other shooting sports, video games, grilling, playing his plethora of instruments, mainly his bass guitar, and also enjoys golf and frisbee golf if anyone wants to join! He has a passion for those that are lost and trying to find their way back to God, or who want to find out who God is! He loves bringing humor into his ministry and showing how living a life for God is anything, but dull! You will find Pastor Jeff leading Bible Study, fixing our tech, running our axe throwing league, preaching a lesson, and telling a plethora of Pastor Dad Jokes!
Pastor Danielle Black copastors MPNaz with her husband Pastor Jeff. She grew up in Hoisington, KS just an hour west of McPherson. Pastor Danielle grew up in the Nazarene church and has volunteered, taught, and ran church scouting programs and past children departments. In her time outside of MPNaz, she spends time with her husband Pastor Jeff and her family. She enjoys watching crime shows, playing with family and their dogs, doing projects with her Cricut, and playing crafts. Pastor Danielle has her MS in Clinical Psychology and Certificate in Applied Behavioral Analysis that she has used to work as a behavioral consultant before moving to McPherson. Now here, she is at MPNaz and has been running our children and youth services, administration/treasury, media/ web building, and our outreach programs. She has a passion for working with those that struggle with mental health and other life issues that make life seem too hard. She additionally loves teaching and working with our youth. She loves working in the special education field and has brought this into MPNaz by helping us specialize services for those that need accommodations for church. We want to bring learning about God to you in a way that is special for you! We are here to help you make our whole family whole with God at the center. Danielle is also the Director of the teen center- The Hangout.