NEW TO SHN

WHAT TO EXPECT

GETTING INVOLVED

Looking to get plugged in? Awesome, we have tons of things you can get started with.

WHAT WE BELIEVE

We have a strong set of beliefs that we stand firmly behind. Feel free to take a look.

OUR COMMUNITY

We are excited to branch out and reach our community. We would love for you to join us.

DR. CURTIS SELLERS

LEAD PASTOR

OUR LEAD PASTOR

Curtis Sellers is currently the Lead Pastor of Science Hill Church of the Nazarene. He is married to Barbra Pennington Sellers and has three children: Ivan who earned his undergraduate degree from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tennessee and currently resides there. Michael who earned his undergraduate degree from Mount Vernon Nazarene University in Mount Vernon, Ohio and his MBA from Western Governor’s University. He is currently residing in Nashville, TN. Michelle Swearingen who earned her undergraduate degree from Columbia University in Columbia, South Carolina. She is a former elementary school teacher and currently a homemaker. Michelle is married to Dr. Scott Wertz a professor of geology at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Michelle has two boys, Ethan and Aiden and Scott has two girls, Samantha and Brooke. 


A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Curtis came to Science Hill from Lubbock, Texas where he was the Lead Pastor of Lubbock First Church of the Nazarene. Before going to Lubbock First he was the Lead pastor of Gracepointe Church of the Nazarene in Loganville, Georgia a suburb of Atlanta. While at Gracepointe, worship attendance doubled. He oversaw a major re-location project, selling the old church, worshiping in a warehouse for almost 3 years, selling a 20 acre parcel that the church owned before his arrival and purchasing 38 acres in one of the fastest growing areas of metro Atlanta. The church built a 36,000 square feet 1st phase multi-ministry building and is posed for a tremendous future. 


While in Lubbock Curtis was a member of the Lubbock Downtown Rotary Club, a Paul Harris Fellow and past President of the Rotary Club of Ironton, Ohio. Curtis holds three earned degrees: Doctor of Ministry from Drew University, Master of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Science from Trevecca Nazarene University. Curtis was honored as a selection for Outstanding Young Men of America in 1985 and Who’s Who in Religion in 1993.

Steven Marjerison

Worship & Fine Arts Pastor

Kyle Miller

Youth & Young Adluts Pastor

Holly Cimala

Children's & Family Pastor

Our Core Values

1

LOVE GOD

We believe as a family that we should be constantly walking intimately with Christ. 

Acts 2:42-43; 46-47

 

 

 

 

2

LOVE OTHERS

We exist to serve others and our community. We exist not only for our own self interests but the interests of others. 

Acts 2:42; 44-47

 

 

 

 

3

SERVE THE WORLD

We exist to serve and grow closer to God. This is our soul purpose. It is our hope and mission that through our services and ministries that you are given the necessary tools to build a better relationship with Christ.

Acts 9:31

We are Thankful For You

If you are new to our church, stop by this Sunday for a special gift from our Pastoral Staff.

We would love to meet you and get to know you better. 

Our Beliefs

NEW TO SHN?

As a first or second time guest, other than God you are the most important person here. We all know that being a first time guest to somewhere new is not always easy, but once you've decided to give it a try again, each step after that is a piece of cake. And because you decided to join us, we want to hear about your experience by asking you to fill out a survey for us!