Skip to main content


Senior Minister

The Rev. Todd Cosart was called as South Side Christian Church's senior pastor on June, 10, 2018.  Prior to that call, Rev. Cosart had served as South Side's associate pastor since December, 2015, and as its minister of visitation from 2009 until 2015. 

Pastor Todd is a life-long resident of Allen County and has been involved with many community-oriented organizations.   He is a past president of the Lima Host Lions Club, Past Master of Lima Lodge #205, FA&M, a member of the Allen County Clergy Fellowship, and 20+ year 4-H advisor. 

Pastor Todd's passions include:  reading, learning, and sharing the gospel message of God's unconditional and all-inclusive love. 

He, and his wife Kelli, also a life-long resident of Allen County, reside in the Allen East School district with their three children, Michaela, Camden, and Mattie.

Office Manager

Deb Hyter

Maintenance / Custodian

Joe Nagy

Director of Music
Director of Music

Shawn Stevens

Shawn Stevens earned a Bachelor's of Music in Music Education from Ohio Northern University in 2016.  Shawn currently is the Director of Choral Activities at Benjamin Logan Local Schools in Logan County where he directs choirs at both the Middle and High School Levels.  Additionally, he directs the show choir and the annual school musical.   Prior to teaching, Shawn worked for 25 years in the business sector. 

At Ohio Northern University, Shawn's musical experiences included being the assistant director of the University Singers, serving as Choral Assistant where he planned the Singer's 43-day National Tour in 2016 as well as playing Santa Claus in the yearly ONU Holiday Spectacular.

Prior to coming to South Side, Shawn was music director and organist at Westside United Methodist Church where he served from 2000 until 2017.


Paul Fronzaglia

Site Mailing List 
South Side Christian Church
3300 South Side Dr. | Lima, Ohio 45807 | PH: 419-225-1606 |  e-mail: