Neal holds multiple degrees (B.S. and M.Min) from Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee. He worked for 10 years as a youth minister in Ohio (Fishinger & Kenny Church of Christ, Columbus) and Kentucky (Henderson Church of Christ, Henderson). Neal worked with the Tompkinsville church of Christ as their pulpit minister from 2014 to 2021.
Neal now works as a full-time Bible teacher in the Upper School at Foundation Christian Academy in Bowling Green and is a minister here at the Three Forks church of Christ.
He is married to Ashley (Cottingham) and the father of Molly (10), Max (7) and Maggie (4). He grew up in Bowling Green, Kentucky attending the Lehman Avenue Church of Christ.
Alongside of his work here, Neal is the Founder and Editor of a website called The Merger that is devoted to the intersection of faith and life.
He enjoys traveling with his family, watching movies, playing ultimate frisbee and coaching soccer, but his favorite thing to do is teach God’s Word in any setting. You can contact Neal several ways:
Nick holds several degrees in ministry as well as counseling culminating in his Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling from Liberty University. He holds several certification in coaching and pastoral counseling (BCC, BCCMHC, CPTC) from organizations such as the AACC, NCCA, and the CCE. He is currently working to complete his state licensure in pastoral counseling.
Nick Has served with the Three Forks church of Christ since November of 2007. He is married to Tiffany Secula and they have three wonderful children, Timothy (18), Levi (15), and Faith (12).
In addition to ministering here at Three Forks, Nick is the school counselor for the Foundation Christian Academy in Bowling Green KY.
Personal ministry website ( www.drsecula.com )