Bro Israel Brooks, Pastor


                                                                                                                  Bro Israel has been in the ministry for 20 years. He has served in college, discipleship, missions and pastoral ministries. He is a graduate of the Unveristy of Memphis and the New Orleans Baptist Theogically Seminary. He is married to Denise and they have two sons, Asher and Barrett and a dog, Cooper. They enjoy sports, outdoors, animals and family time.

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Zach East, Worship Leader

                                                                                                                                                             Zach has been on staff as our Worship Leader since November 2020 (interim until voted in August 2021). He has a passion for working with middle and high school students as well as leading others to the Throne in worship.He is also a high school Math Teacher who works at Caldwell County. Zach's passion is to be a mentor and counselor for his students. As a Music Minister, his desire is to see our church come to a deeper understanding of our Lord and Savior through meaningful worship opportunites.

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Cindy Long, Children's Ministry Director

Cindy has been on staff as our Children's Ministry Director since March, 2020. She loves working with our children, teaching them about who God is and what He has done for us. Cindy brings with her many years of ministry experience, including opportunities to lead and/or serve on multiple  mission trips in the U.S., Russia and Haiti. She has also taught for and traveled with the KBC. She is excited to serve the Lord alongside our Northside family!

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Tammy Jenkins, Secretary

Tammy joined the Northside staff as secretary in December, 2018. She is married to her high school sweetheart and blessed with one son, wonderful daughter-in-law and the most precious grandson and granddaughter. She is honored to serve alongside others who love the Lord!

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