Nate Loucks


The Loucks Clan

The Loucks Clan

Nate Loucks is…
⌾ the Lead Pastor and Planter of State Street Community Church
⌾ the President and Founder of the Pax Center
⌾ the husband of Anca
⌾ the dad of Nora, Finley, and Harrison
⌾ passionate about love and justice
⌾ a believer in Christ’s love and mercy
⌾ moderator of Discussion Over Dinner
⌾ host of the Summer Friends Podcast


  • Board of Directors of Family Advocates (since 2016)

  • Board of Directors of the NWI Food Council (since 2016)

  • Board of Directors of the Singing Co. of LaPorte County (since 2017)

  • City of LaPorte Human Rights Commissioner (2015-2017)

  • Guiding All Kids Advisory Team for LaPorte Community School Corporation (since 2017)

  • Neighborhood Accountability Board for LP County Juvenile Probation (since 2018)


  • Spirit of Leadership Award (presented by Leadership LaPorte County)

  • 2016 Outstanding Young La Portean (presented by the Jaycees)

  • 2018 Ray & Lucy Swanson Community Service Award (presented by the Swanson Center)

  • 2019 Liberty Bell Award (La Porte County Bar Association)

  • Invited Speaker for The Center for Creative Solution’s Innovation Forum


  • Bethel College (BA in Christian Ministry, BA in Biblical Literature)

  • Bethel College (Masters in Ministry)

  • Northern Seminary (New Kind of Preacher Initiative)

  • Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs (Nonprofit Leadership Academy)