Lead Pastors - Craig & Patti Wendel Craig and Patti Wendel have been in full-time ministry since 1993.  Their work has included youth, missions, executive and administration.  It seems as though God was preparing them all along to plant a church. One of Craig's passions in life is sharing the genuine gospel message in a fun and humorous way.  He inspires life-change through his Sunday talks and his everyday, walking around life.  Patti enjoys life at home with Sierra, Phoebe & Noah, while also assisting in the leadership of SouthPoint.

Lead Pastors - Craig & Patti Wendel

Craig and Patti Wendel have been in full-time ministry since 1993.  Their work has included youth, missions, executive and administration.  It seems as though God was preparing them all along to plant a church.

One of Craig's passions in life is sharing the genuine gospel message in a fun and humorous way.  He inspires life-change through his Sunday talks and his everyday, walking around life.  Patti enjoys life at home with Sierra, Phoebe & Noah, while also assisting in the leadership of SouthPoint.

Connections Pastor - Craig (O.C.) Howell Craig (O.C.) Howell has been involved in various capacities of ministry since 1998. He is passionate about Jesus and fostering healthy relationships. Music, superheroes, and making superheroes out of others gets him excited.   Originally from Virginia, he currently lives in Southaven, MS with his lovely wife, Vina and their three girls, Gia, Phoebe, & Ivy.

Connections Pastor - Craig (O.C.) Howell

Craig (O.C.) Howell has been involved in various capacities of ministry since 1998. He is passionate about Jesus and fostering healthy relationships. Music, superheroes, and making superheroes out of others gets him excited.  

Originally from Virginia, he currently lives in Southaven, MS with his lovely wife, Vina and their three girls, Gia, Phoebe, & Ivy.

 
Children's Pastor - Ashley Anderson Ashley and her husband J came to SouthPoint in search of a place to worship and grow spiritually that they felt comfortable in...and they have been here ever since! Ashley is over our kids area, which is broken down into 3 age appropriate groups. J serves alongside her, helping to ensure the kids of SouthPoint receive the same life changing experience that our adults do, during the Sunday morning worship experience.

Children's Pastor - Ashley Anderson

Ashley and her husband J came to SouthPoint in search of a place to worship and grow spiritually that they felt comfortable in...and they have been here ever since! Ashley is over our kids area, which is broken down into 3 age appropriate groups.

J serves alongside her, helping to ensure the kids of SouthPoint receive the same life changing experience that our adults do, during the Sunday morning worship experience.

Worship Pastor - Katie Marlier Katie developed musical interests at a very early age. She began classical piano training at the age of 4 and has been a fixture in the local music scene for the past 13 years. She and her husband, Brandon, live in Hernando, MS with their 2 children, Maddie & Owen. Katie is passionate about leading people into a closer relationship with God through music and worship. She enjoys various forms of art and cooking and is very thankful for coffee. 

Worship Pastor - Katie Marlier

Katie developed musical interests at a very early age. She began classical piano training at the age of 4 and has been a fixture in the local music scene for the past 13 years.

She and her husband, Brandon, live in Hernando, MS with their 2 children, Maddie & Owen. Katie is passionate about leading people into a closer relationship with God through music and worship. She enjoys various forms of art and cooking and is very thankful for coffee. 

 
Ministry/Oneighty Pastor - Josh House Josh House has been in full-time ministry since 2007. Josh was born in Memphis, TN and grew up in Horn Lake, MS. Brittany & Josh bring a passion for creativity in the church and a love for the next generation by helping them discover their God given purpose in life.  He currently lives in Southaven, MS with his wife Brittany & daughter Everly. Josh spends his spare time traveling, reading, watching sports, WWE and playing X-Box 1. 

Ministry/Oneighty Pastor - Josh House

Josh House has been in full-time ministry since 2007. Josh was born in Memphis, TN and grew up in Horn Lake, MS. Brittany & Josh bring a passion for creativity in the church and a love for the next generation by helping them discover their God given purpose in life. 

He currently lives in Southaven, MS with his wife Brittany & daughter Everly. Josh spends his spare time traveling, reading, watching sports, WWE and playing X-Box 1. 

Trustees

  • Scooter and Diane Holliday
  • Keith and Julie Johnson

Lead Team

  • Band - Katie Marlier
  • Creative - Vina Howell
  • Experience - Cyndy Smart
  • Fresh Start - Terri Igleheart 
  • Hospitality - Karen Smith
  • Impressions - Brittany House
  • KidsPoint - Ashley Anderson
  • Maintenance - Charley Short
  • Oneighty (Students) - Josh House
  • Security - Tony Pirkle