Nasser Jahan is LifePoint’s Lead Pastor. Nasser grew up as a Muslim in Iran. When he was 12 years old, his family fled to Turkey. It was in Turkey that Nasser came to know Jesus. He has since moved to the United States and is now a U.S. citizen. Nasser loves sharing the dramatic story of how Christ changed his life. He currently lives in Catalina with his wife, Nicole, and their two daughters Lydialyn and Antalya. Nasser is extremely excited to serve the people in Catalina and see God work in their lives.Nasser is mainly responsible for speaking vision and direction into the LifePoint community while loving and serving the families of the surrounding Catalina area. He loves to see people, who have been living far from God, jump into actively pursuing a relationship with Jesus. Nasser is passionate about people and God’s purpose for their lives. He graduated from Nazarene Bible College, and is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Ministry from Bethel Seminary. He has served with LifePoint since it was a church plant in 2010.
Nicole Jahan is LifePoint’s Children’s Spiritual Formation Leader, and oversees LifePoint’s children’s ministries. Nicole grew up in Catalina and received her degree in education from Grand Canyon University. In 2003, she moved to Turkey where she taught Iranian refugees English and met her husband, Nasser. After marrying, they returned to Tucson where she taught 3rd grade at Sonoran Science Academy for 3 years. Nicole is passionate about teaching children, and loves seeing people draw near to God.
Doug Johnson is LifePoint’s Executive Pastor / Worship Pastor. His passion is to see everyone living a lifestyle of worship, using their gifts, and forming lifelong relationships at LifePoint. Doug graduated from Biola University in 1995 with a B.S. in Computer Science (which he uses while working for Raytheon Missile Systems during the week), and a Minor in Biblical Studies. He has been pastoring at various churches in California and Arizona since 2001, with a wide range of ministry experience from being a senior pastor to umpiring a church softball league. Doug’s heart is to reach the community of Northwest Tucson with the Gospel and to be Christ’s hands wherever possible. Doug is married to Jackie, who loves to worship, and they have a daughter who loves to play soccer and a son who loves to sing like his mom and dad.
Angela Day is LifePoint’s Youth Director. She jumped into youth ministry in 2005 when she first organized a team of college students to plan creative youth outreach events. (Ask her about life-sized Candy Land!) Having graduated from Nyack College and Liberty University Online with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in psychology and youth/church ministry, she is passionate about equipping people of all ages to serve, grow, and live in community. Angela grew up in China and Taiwan, served in several churches in New York, and now lives in Arizona with her husband, Chris, and their two cats. She loves coffee, delicious food, board games, and spending time with friends.