We would like to introduce you to our team here at NSC...
Barry was born in Wisconsin, but at a young age moved to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He has served churches in Canada and the United States. He originally came to Seattle to attend graduate school at the University of Washington. Barry served as a United States Navy Chaplain for 25 years. Barry and his wife Barb have three adult children: Sean, Ryan and Scott. North Sound Church grew out of a desire to see a life transforming community in Southwest Snohomish County that is externally-focused, culturally-relevant, and Spirit-empowered.
Pastor, Worship Arts
Pastor Allan Skoog has served in local church ministry for over 25 years. Allan brings a deep dedication to sharing the Good News with those who have not yet become follows of Jesus Christ. As Pastor of Worship Ministries at North Sound Church, Allan assists the congregation in events that touch the lives of those in our community and leads the congregation in worship. Allan has a rich background as a Worship Pastor and producer of major productions. In addition to his responsibilities at North Sound, Allan leads the eighty-voice Mosaic Choir, a community group composed of participants from 23 different local churches. Allan and Kathie have three girls and five grandchildren!
Pastor, Community & Outreach
John brings 37 years of experience working with churches all over the Pacific Northwest as a church architect and consultant with an emphasis on long range strategy. His personal involvement with previous ministry positions has included: small group leader, discipleship, missions, elder, men's ministry, leadership development and assimilation. His deep passion is discipleship, helping the growing to grow and experiencing the presence of Jesus daily. John, along with his wife Jean and their 4 daughters have made 25 trips to the country of Ukraine over the last 18 years. John and Jean love spending time with their daughters, son-in-laws, friends, activities close to the water and Puget Sound!
After spending her childhood years in California, Kerry moved to Edmonds at the age of 13 and has never looked back. She is married to Paul and they have one son, Cole. Kerry has a diverse background including civil service, children’s ministry and real estate. She graduated from Northwest University with a bachelor’s in Pastoral Ministries. She is energized through creativity and having fun. Paul works in the technology field and loves to think and operate “outside of the box”. Kerry and Paul share a passion to see lives transformed through the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ and a desire to see young people live into the fullness of who God created them to be.
Lis’ passion is to see the next generation engage with the Kingdom of God. She spent over 20 years in Christian education, and is thrilled to work with the children of North Sound Church. Lis has her Masters Degree in Intercultural Education from Bethany Global University, in which she focused on the next generation and the church. She loves helping young people grapple how to make faith work with ‘feet on the ground’. And she has an active leadership role in the prayer movement in Washington State. Both Lis and her husband Roy are from Europe, and have 4 children, Sharon, Nicole, Gwen and Trevor.
Pastor, Congregational Care
Mark Morrison has served as a pastor to churches in Bothell, Snohomish and Edmonds since 1977. In addition to his role at North Sound Church, Mark leads Shepherd Ministries which has a heart to reach out to those who are without a church home. He also ministers to students at UW – Bothell, and invests time in bringing encouragement to pastors. Mark has been married to Judi for 35 years. They have four children and five grandchildren.
404 Bell Street
Edmonds, WA 98020
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