Rich Nathan

Vineyard Columbus

Rich Nathan has been the senior pastor of Vineyard Columbus, a multi-ethnic church, since 1987.  Rich is a strong advocate for racial reconciliation, empowering women for church leadership, immigration reform, church planting and what he has labeled “both-and Christianity” – calling people to both conversion to Christ and the practice of biblical justice. Prior to becoming a pastor, Rich taught business law at The Ohio State University for five years.  He received his Juris Doctorate with honors from The Ohio State University College of Law in 1980. Rich co-authored Both And as well as Empowered Evangelicals. Rich is also the author of Who is My Enemy? Welcoming People the Church Rejects.