Dan Southerland serves as our lead teaching pastor and chief visionary at Westside.  He also leads our church planting effort to be in 20 locations and church plants in the Kansas City area by 2020.  He has authored four books, including “Chair Time” (an e-book about prayer) and “Transitioning” (a guide for helping churches navigate change).  He has shared his leadership experiences with thousands of pastors worldwide.  Dan has a passion for teaching, developing leaders, planting new churches and sharing Jesus with those who are far from God.

Dan is also passionate about his friends and his family – especially his grandkids!

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