Nate Furness

Lead Pastor


Nate Furness is the Lead Pastor of the Costa Mesa SDA Church in Southern California. He attended Pacific Union College and graduated from Southern Adventist University. In 2001, Nate started his ministry as an elementary teacher. He has been a pastor for the last nine years. He is currently working towards his Masters of Divinity at La Sierra University. Nate lives in Orange County with his wife, Jennie, and their two young sons, Alex and Anders. Nate enjoys cycling, snowboarding, and going to Disneyland with his family. Nate’s hope is that the Costa Mesa church endeavors to reveal Jesus by loving one another.

“I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” (John 13:34-35 NRSV)