Staff & Boards


    • Tom Gatlin
    • Scott Koning
    • Norm Saagman
    • Bruce Van Strien


    • Ryan Noble – Head Deacon
    • Shawn Addington – Community Committee, Communion
    • John Bradley – Treasurer, Instructional Committee
    • Greg Kral – Clerk, Benevolent Committee
    • Dave Messner – Assistant Treasurer, Benevolent Committee
    • Brad Nederveld – Benevolent Committee
    • Doug Ritsema – Building Committee
    • Phil Swedberg –  Building and Facility Committee
    • Ben Van Strien – Worship Committee, Building Facility Committee

Board Members

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Bob Bloom

Lead Pastor


Speaks and teaches The Word. Oversees our Pointe Groups and Trains our Pointe Group Leaders. Oversees Committees and Boards.

Phone: 616-340-0137     Facebook: Click Here

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Hometown: Naperville, Illinois

Spouse: Shandra

Family: Two adult children

Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, DA Bears, Illinois Uniiversity

Education: Bachelors of Religious Education (Cornerstone University),
Masters of Divinity (Grand Rapids Theological Seminary)

Favorite Authors: John Piper, Andy Stanley, Francis Chan

On his Ipod: Huge Mix – but mainly Worship Music, Chris Tomlin, Third Day, U2, 80’s music

Favorite Shows: The Office, CSI, Chuck, Brooklyn 99, and Criminal Minds

Sports: Bowling and Golf

Hobbies: Enjoying the Pool and Family

Things He Should Never Attempt: Try to fix or restore a car.

Max Spoelstra

Student Ministry Pastor
E-mail Max Spoelstra


Oversees and teaches the Student Ministry programs. Manages Youth Collective Facebook page and Instagram.

Phone:  TBA     Facebook: Click Here

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Hometown: Saranac, MI

Spouse: Brianna

Education: B.S. in Art of Ministry (Cornerstone University)

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Erik Johnson

Kid's Ministry Pastor
E-mail Erik Johnson


Oversees all kid’s ministries (Nursery, Kids Alive, Pointe 45, Awana).   Runs and teaches Pointe 45.  Oversees our Awana, Kids Alive, and Nursery.  Manages Pointe Kids Facebook page and Instragram

Phone: 586-713-1455      Facebook: Click Here

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Hometown: Utica, MI

Spouse: Shawna

Family: Wife, Shawna, and dog, Kona

Favorite Teams: Anything Detroit-based

Education: B.S. in Art of Ministry (Cornerstone University)

Favorite Authors: John Flanagan, Reggie Joiner, and J.R.R Tolkien

On his Ipod: Thousand Foot Krutch; RED; Coldplay; U2; Daughtry; Lifehouse; Family Force Five, Third Day, Worship, Classic Rock

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: White Collar, Person of Interest, Bond Films, Ben-Hur, and Ten Commandments

Sports: Golf, Bowling, Baseball, Football, Racquetball

Hobbies: Reading, Video Games (GeneralBob95 – Xbox live username/General_Bob95 – PS4 )

Things He Should Never Attempt: Skydiving, or mathematics

Donna Bronkema

Administrative Assistant


Communications specialist – updates information on the website, newsletter, and keeps the pastoral staff in line.