Our vision: To be the head, heart and hands of Jesus Christ, driven by God’s love for our church and the world beyond.

Worship with us 10:00 a.m. Sundays
7001 Far Hills Ave. Centerville, OH


Rev Dr Nancy Birdsong

Rev. Dr. Nancy Birdsong

Nancy joined Southminster as Pastor / Head of Staff in October of 2017. Nancy previously served as the Pastor/Head of Staff at The Presbyterian Church at Bound Brook, NJ She is passionate about mission and has led congregations and communities in numerous new mission endeavors—locally, nationally and globally.

Laura Nile

Rev. Laura Nile Tuell

Pastor Laura came to Southminster in the summer of 2019 directly from Columbia Theological Seminary in Atlanta, Georgia. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, this is Laura’s first ordained call. Laura calls the whole West Coast home—she was born in Northern California, raised in Oregon, and spent most of her adult life in Seattle, Washington. Laura…

Josh Sweeney

As Director of Children’s Ministry, Josh works directly with the children at Southminster. He is excited about the children’s programs already going on at the church as well as bringing in new ideas for all children! Children were important to Jesus and our important to our church by letting the light of Christ be ever…

Christian Zennie

Meet Christian Zennie, our new Property Manager. Christian, 27, is married to Amber and they have a 6 year old daughter, Ali.  Christian has lived in the Dayton area his whole life, growing up in Kettering. He has many and varied hobbies including camping, fishing, and hiking, plus skate-boarding and snowboarding. He enjoys photography and videography,…

Jenny Miller

I worked downstairs in the office as the front desk receptionist for a little over a year. But now I get to take care of all the little ones every Sunday in our Nursery.