Who’s Who at AC3-Nate Crain

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In our mission to be a safe church for seekers, we sometimes hear those attending say that they don’t know who someone is. We want you to get to know the faces you see around AC3 . We are starting with the Triad, and last time we introduced you to Dan Hazen. Next up, we have Nate Crain, one of our AC3 Board Members.

Questions: Spiritually-minded
  • How I clear my mind after a challenging day:
Spending time with my best friend, my wife.
Nate and his wife, Amanda
  • Change I’d like to see among Christians today:

Be more real. Don’t be something you’re not.

  • How I found my way to AC3:
My Dad knew someone at AC3 through a job and we were looking for a new church the summer after I graduated high school in 1998.

  • Moment I saw significant change in my servant life:
2009 when my first son Jonah was on the way.

  • Advice I’d give to Younger Me:
It’s not all about you.

  • 3 disciplines/habits that keep me connected to community:
Being involved in a marriage group and a men’s group.

  • Gifting I most admire:
Thinking before speaking.

  • Favorite serving experience:
Filming video blogs with Rick and Dan.

  • What book left a lasting impression on you?
Radical and Crazy Love.

  • 3 disciplines/habits that keep me connected to God:
My morning chair time with God.
Questions: Secular-minded
  • What is your favorite sport to watch? Team to follow?
Golf/Baseball. Mariners.
  • If you could eat only one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
A Ram Brewery hamburger.

Nate, his wife Amanda, and their sons, Luke and Jonah
  • Marvel or DC?

  • What is your idea of a dream vacation?
Amanda and I, no kids and location doesn’t matter.

  • Beach or Mountains? Why?
Beach. Less bugs.

  • Favorite season? Why?
Summer. Better golfing conditions.

  • What are your top 3 hobbies?
Golf, Golf, and Golf.

  • Morning person or night owl?
If I have to choose….morning.

  • You have a day with NOTHING planned and no responsibilities!
What do you do? Golf.

  • What is the last thing you binge-watched?
The 100.