Foreign Missions Director

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Bridget Graham

Bridget Graham has served as our Foreign Missions Director for many years. She has a passion to see those in other countries who have needs receive help and to come to know Jesus Christ. She is responsible for collecting reports from our missionaries all over the world, and delivering them to the church. To learn more about our missionaries, or to view any of our archived missionary reports, please visit our Missionaries page.

                           Head Usher

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Darryl Howden

On a usual basis the first thing you will see when you visit our church is the smiling face of Darryl Howden. Along with greeting and assisting visitors, Darryl also helps to keep things clean and in order during and between services. If ever you have a question, he is the person with the answer. Darryl Howden also serves as a member of our church board.

                           Ladies Ministries

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Valerie Thompson

Valerie Thompson is the head of the Ladies Ministry at our church. Among other things, she is in charge of fundraisers, designating jobs, and making sure Pastor and Pastor's Wife are recognized, (Birthday, Anniversary, Holidays). Our Ladies Ministry department is also responsible for a monthly meal following our Sunday Morning service which creates a great opportunity for fellowship.

                           Minister

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Rev Michael Mead

Michael and Rebecca Mead served as our Youth Leaders for twelve years. Rev. Michael Mead is an on-fire for God minister ready and willing to preach God's word to the world. Their life has been blessed by five amazing boys who are all faithfully serving God. Rev. Mead and his family are currently pastoring their own church in South Haven, MI.




















                           Minister

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Rev Ernest Graham

Ernest and Bridget Graham are among the elders of our church. True veterans of God's word. Rarely does a service go by where Rev. Ernest Graham does not tear up while reading God's precious Word. His knowledge and wisdom of God's will is truly amazing. Together Rev. Ernest and Bridget Graham have five children and three grandchildren.

                           Minister

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Rev Walt Marfechuk

Walter Marfechuk is truly a man on-fire for God. His vast knowledge of the Word, and extreme faith make him a living vessel to spread the Gospel. If ever there is a request, you can rest assured that somewhere Rev. Walt Marfechuk is praying on your behalf.




















                           Minister

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Rev Johnny Powers

Used of God are Johnny and Bonnie Powers. Rev. Johnny Powers began preaching at the age of fifteen and hasn't stopped since. God still uses him today in the gifts of prophecy and revealing to reach those who are unreachable. Rev. Johnny and Bonnie Powers have been blessed with two daughters and six grandchildren.

                            Music Director

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Penny Wood

While serving as Pastor's Wife is a duty all on its own, Penny Wood is also our Music Director. Every service she leads our praise team in song and worship. She also directs our general and kid's choir and leads the Elevated Praise trio.

                           Pastor

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Rev Michael Wood

Serving as our pastor for over twenty years, Michael Wood began preaching at the age of seventeen, and evangelizing at age twenty-five. Michael and Penny Wood have been blessed with a beautiful young daughter named Mikella, who is their pride and joy. To learn more about our pastor, please visit the Meet the Pastor page here on our site




















Promotional Director

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Mark Waibel

Serving as our Promotional Director, Mark Waibel is responsible for helping all department directors at the First Pentecostal Church with promotions and fundraisers for their departments.

                           Secretary

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Nancy Lambert

Nancy Lambert takes care of most of the financial responsibilities of the church. She is the one balancing the various budgets between the departments, and the one who is making sure the lights stay on. Nancy's keen money management skills are an important asset to our church.

Sunday School Director

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Chuck Knapp

The Sunday School Department is directed by Chuck Knapp. He has been our director for many years. He makes sure all of our Sunday School teachers are well stocked on both supplies and knowledge in order to allow them to teach the young children that come into our church.




















                           Youth Leaders

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Ryan & Amy Howay

Ryan Howay and his wife Amy serve as the leadership for our growing youth group. On top of organizing services, outreach, and activities for the group to participate in, Ryan is also called upon to preach God's Word. Ryan and Amy both guide and councel many young people as they grow both physically and spiritually.