Pastors & Church Leaders

Please join NC Family’s network of pastors and church leaders as, together, we learn from one another and exhort each other to use our influence to create a culture in North Carolina that is friendly to families and receptive to biblical values.

NC Family Pastor Outreach Director Tom Kakadelis

You can contact me directly via email at, or via phone at (704) 575-7345

Learn more about Tom

Salt & Light Seminars:

Pastors and church leaders can schedule a Salt & Light Seminar with NC Family to learn about effective, Christ-centered advocacy in public policy.

Individual registration is now available for our Salt and Light Student Seminar on April 26th! To register or get more information, contact Trisha at

Visit NC Family’s Salt & Light Sign Up page to schedule your own Salt & Light Seminar today!


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    Insights on the Intersection of Faith & Public Policy

    2023 Greenville Dinner with Coach Joseph Kennedy

    NC Family’s 2023 Dinner in Greenville, NC on March 13, 2023 featured Coach Joseph Kennedy, a football coach turned First Amendment champion. Watch Coach READ MORE

    2022 Winston-Salem Dinner with Ryan Bomberger

    NC Family’s 2022 Dinner in Winston-Salem, NC on November 15th, 2022 featured Ryan Bomberger, an Emmy® Award-winning Creative Professional on a mission to show READ MORE

    2022 Charlotte Dinner with Coach Joseph Kennedy

    NC Family’s 2022 Dinner in Charlotte, NC on October 13th, 2022 featured Coach Joseph Kennedy, a football coach turned First Amendment champion. Watch Coach READ MORE

    Dr. Dick Douglas, A Man of Great Faith, Vision, and Passion

    N.C. Family Policy Council Chairman Emeritus, Dr. Edgar S. “Dick” Douglas, Jr. of Greenville, N.C. went to be with the Lord this past Monday, READ MORE

    Federal Court Reinstates NC’s 20-Week Abortion Ban

    The 20-week abortion ban in North Carolina, which went into effect in 1973 but was struck down in 2019, can now be enforced again, READ MORE

    Radio Shows

    NC Elections Cases at SCOTUS

    The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) has agreed to take up important North Carolina cases that could have far-reaching implications, not just READ MORE

    Safe Children in the Digital Age

    One of the many concerns for parents in our culture is the prominence of technology, and the risk it poses to their children’s health, READ MORE
    Brad Wilcox discusses the success sequence

    Younger Marriage = Less Divorce?

    Over the past decade or two, there has been a sharp increase in young couples cohabitating prior to marriage, or even cohabitating in lieu READ MORE

    SCOTUS Defends Fundamental Rights

    While we continue to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which overturned Roe v. Wade, we should READ MORE

    The Dangerous Drop in U.S. Births

    The birth rate in the United States has now dropped beneath replacement rate, meaning more Americans are dying than are being born. This drop READ MORE