Kris and LaDawn have been involved in pastoral ministry at Southland for more than 15 Years. In September 2017 Kris became the Lead Pastor of Southland Church. LaDawn leads Selah, a ministry to moms and is involved on many leadership teams at Southland. They have committed their lives to helping people come to know God personally, find freedom through Christ, and grow in genuine love for others.
Pastor Ray & Fran Duerksen
Former Southland Church Lead Pastor (1995 - 2017) Ray Duerksen spent 20 years as Lead Pastor at Southland. During that time he led the church with humility and vulnerability, bringing the church to prayer, confession, and listening for the leading of the Holy Spirit. He has since been called to spread this to the global church as the founder and director of Church Renewal. Fran serves as his Executive Assistant.
Ministry Pastors & Directors
Middle school ministry pastor