Jarred Rushing

Teaching Pastor

Jarred and his wife, Lindsay, live in Gulfport and have four children: Tinleigh, Leighton, Deacon & Grayson. Jarred loves to serve the church through teaching and preaching and through casting strategic vision for the future of the church. Jarred is all about creating a “not normal” church for people far from God.


Ryan McNair

Creative arts Pastor

Ryan and his wife, Carissa, are enjoying Coast-life as they raise their newborn son, Josiah. They both love to serve the church through leading God’s people in worship and through seeing the church take every opportunity to be creative and innovative in its ministry approach. Ryan’s greatest desire is to see the church thrive in the future.


Heather Partridge

Family Ministry Pastor

Heather and her husband, Mike, are longtime Coasties and love spending their time with their three daughters and one grandchild. Heather’s gift to the church is her passion to partner with families in raising children that grow up to have an authentic faith in Jesus. Heather’s care for families and volunteers provides a solid foundation for the ministry of LifeChurch.