Laverne is a husband, father, carpenter, musician, pastor and mentor. Laverne graduated from Asbury Theological Seminary and has done mission work with his family in Mexico. Laverne is a talented violinist and keyboard player and has a love and passion for the Lord that spills over onto other people. This church is lucky to have him as a Shepherd.
Stewart is a Manager at Trout Creek Condominium Association and has been for the last 20 years. Stewart is a father, husband and committed follower of Jesus who continues to serve our people in various ways. Stewart is a steady, humble presence and we are blessed to have him as one of our Shepherds.
Jim has been Senior Pastor of Petoskey Church of Christ since August 2012. Jim is a husband, father, speaker, teacher and mentor for many people in this church as well as the broader community of Petoskey. Jim has a Masters Degree in Missional Leadership from Rochester College and two Bachelors Degrees in Psychology and Religious Studies from Liberty University. We are grateful to have Jim as one of our Shepherds.
Dan Thompson is our Recovery Support Pastor, Director of Spiritual Care at Harbor Hall, a counselor and mentor to many in the community of Petoskey. Dan graduated from Taylor University with a Bachelors in Christian Education and has a Masters in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary. Dan has been a great and much needed addition to our church and we're thankful to have him in our community and as a Shepherd.
Clint is a husband, mentor, Assistant Pastor, Worship Leader and Director of Safe Families for Children for Charlevoix and Emmet County. He graduated from Spring Arbor University with a Masters Degree in Spiritual Formation and Leadership. We are grateful for Clint's pastoral heart and having him as one of our Shepherds.