Pastor Carlton Bowden

Senior Pastor

Pastor Carlton Bowden has served as Senior Pastor of Northside for 30 years. He earned his Masters in Old Testament Theology from Wheaton College, and completed his M.Div. in 2012. 

He has served many roles during his ministry from Youth pastor to now Senior Pastor. He is married to Diane Bowden. They have 4 children and 6 grandchildren. 


Diane Bowden

Church Counselor

Diane Bowden has served the congregation of Northside Assembly of God, along with her husband, for 30 years. She earned her Master's degree from Ball State University in 2004 with a Double Major in Counseling Psychology and Social Psychology. Additional to her role as Pastor's Wife, Diane also provides pastoral counseling to individuals and families within the church - her specialty is Pre-Marital and Marriage Counseling, which she enjoys doing the most.


Adam Garner

Youth Pastor

Adam is the newest addition to our staff team here at Northside. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Ball State University in 2019 where he majored in Telecommunications. He also was an active member of Chi Alpha while at Ball State where he served as a core group leader for 3 years and was Student President his Senior year. Along with his Youth duties, he is also our technology and media director.  


Elizabeth Driscoll

Head of Children's Ministry

Elizabeth has been head of the Children's Ministry since 2013 here at Northside. She teaches the children through bible lessons and fun activities. They also do church presentations throughout the year. Elizabeth is an accountant as her day job. She is married to Stephen Driscoll and they have two daughters.