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Stephen Savas

Education and Career I have a bachelor’s degree in English from Hillsdale College. I formerly taught primary and secondary school grade-levels overseas/stateside. Family I have a wife, Leah. She makes me laugh and encourages me in the vocation and call God has given to me. Favorite Verses Some of them include the following: Colossians 1:9-10…

Kurt Bekins

Education B.A. Bible and Theology, Moody Bible Institute, 2006. M.A. New Testament Studies, Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, 2012. I am currently taking more classes with The Expositors Seminary because the  Family I am married to my wife Christine, and we have two wonderful boys and a daughter who keep us smiling. Career Ordained in 2013;…

Matt Tomlinson

Education and Career I am currently attending The Expositor’s Seminary and serving MBC as the Children’s Ministry and Youth Pastor. Family My beautiful wife, Rosie, and I have been married since April 2012. Favorite Verses Ephesians 2:8-9 For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is a gift…

Bob Scott

Education  I have a Bachelors in Theology from South African Theology Seminary and M.Div. from The Expositors Seminary. I am currently pursuing my D.Min. from Shepherds Theological Seminary. Family My wife, Suzanne, and I have been married since 2005. We have two children, Bobby (13) and Maisey (11). Career I am currently working on staff…

Dean Coates

Education Associates Degree from Grand Rapids Community College Family I have a wonderful wife Joan and grown kids Missy and Marty Dredge, and Jared Coates. Career 32 years at Spectrum Hospital – Butterworth as HVAC maintenance and electrician. Hobbies Downhill skiing, Mountain biking, Camping, Woodworking, Hunting Favorite Books Bible, Shipwrecks on the Great Lakes A…

Todd Carpenter

Family I am married to my beautiful wife Rachel and have two daughters: Addisyn and Emilee. Career I am the store manager at Firehouse Guitars and love what I do. Favorite Verses Ephesians 2:8-10 “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith–and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God–…

Gay Carozza

Education and Career Gay received both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Speech Language Pathology from Michigan State University. She also attended Dallas Theological Seminary with her husband, Ken Carozza, where she audited all the courses in the Master of Biblical Studies program. In addition to serving as a pastor’s wife for…