Brad was born and raised in the greater Youngstown, Ohio area and is a graduate of Youngstown State University with a degree in Geology and of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, Illinois with a Master of Divinity degree. He is an ordained elder in the United Methodist and a past recipient of the Denman … Read More
I grew up on a small dairy farm between Holland and Zeeland. I attended Hope College between am and pm milking. I graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School.
Early during my pediatric residing in Grand Rapids, I met my wife Cindy. Following two years of Pediatric practice in the United States Air Force, our … Read More
It is my privilege to serve as your Student Pastor and Hospitality Ministries Coordinator. I am a certified candidate for ministry in the United Methodist Church and finishing up a Master’s of Divinity degree at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. I have an undergraduate degree from Hope College and a master’s … Read More
Treasurer and Financial Secretary
Married to Mary. Have 4 children, 8 grandchildren.
Joined the church in 1999 or 2000. Have served on Staff Parish, Finance, Building and Land Use Committees.
Served in the United States Air Force from 1962 to 1966. Served at several bases in the US as well as a time in Saudi Arabia.
Graduated from Western Mich. Univ. … Read More
Children's Ministry Coordinator
Hello, I’m glad to be coordinating programs for children: birth to 5th Grade. I graduated from Hope College and hold a Master’s Degree from Purdue University in elementary education. I have worked as an Elementary Ministry Coordinator and have taught children in both regular and special education. I’ve enjoyed serving many … Read More
Director of Youth Ministries.
Hi! My name is LuAnne Stanley Hook, and I am the Director of Youth Ministries. I am married, have 2 teen sons, and lived in 3 other states before moving to Michigan. I love chocolate, coffee, reading good books, nature, traveling and working with our FUMC youth! … Read More
Worship Arts, Driector
David Newton joined the staff of FUMC Holland in 2004. Before coming to FUMC he served churches in Illinois and is a graduate of Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary. At FUMC, he oversees all aspects of worship arts including music, dance, drama, design and visual arts. David is a seasoned musician who enjoys hanging out in … Read More
Organist/Chancel Choir Director
Julia became, at age nine, the Sunday School accompanist at her home church, Kalamazoo First Methodist. Six years later she began her career as a church organist at Parchment and has been a church organist and choir director ever since.
She double majored at WMU in Elementary Education and Music Education, and later went back … Read More
Kids Hope Director
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Director of Adult Discipleship
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