Brad Stolman - Senior Pastor

Brad has been on staff at DCF since September of 2004, having served as the Director of Youth Ministry, Worship, and Family Ministry.  He was ordained in the Christian Reformed Church and became DCF's Senior Pastor in November of 2019, after completing his Masters of Divinity at Reformed Theological Seminary in August of 2019.  Brad's undergraduate studies were at Calvin University, where he studied Business Finance & Theology, graduating in 2003.  Brad has a passion for reaching Dearborn and the surrounding communities with the gospel of Jesus Christ.  He is married to his amazing wife and best friend, Lisa, and they have four boys: Isaac, Andrew, Caleb and Aaron.  In his free time he enjoys reading, hiking, watching movies, and playing sports with his boys!

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Mike Bonser - Adult Ministry + Outreach Pastor

Mike has 20 years of youth ministry experience in Detroit and Denver and has a masters degree from Moody Seminary. Mike has been married to his wife Robyn since 1989 and they have 2 sons - Luke and Joel. As a family they love to camp, hike and ski, while Mike enjoys reading, and playing basketball & softball.  Trips to Mexico and Brazil with groups have been a highlight from their past ministries, and Mike and Robyn have been a part of Forever One - a marriage enrichment ministry for almost 10 years.

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Justin Makowski - Director of Worship & Family Ministries

Justin joined the DCF staff in 2017 and is grateful for the opportunity to serve in the church he grew up in. He and his wife Elly have been married since 2015 and enjoy singing together, playing volleyball, and sharing meals with others. Justin studied Music Theory and Youth Ministry while at Hope College and is passionate about helping people grow in their joy in Christ and using their gifts in worship.

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Brennen Westra - Alive Middle School Director

Brennen joined the DCF staff in 2019 and is overjoyed to serve in a ministry he grew up in within the church. He enjoys experiencing the outdoors for hiking, hunting, and water skiing in his spare time. Brennen is studying Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan-Dearborn and is passionate about serving his campus and church with Christ and other passionate volunteers.

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Melanie Horger - Administrative Assistant

Melanie became the Administrative Assistant at DCF is December 2016. She loves serving her church family in this roll. Melanie got married in September 2015 to her husband Matt. Matt and Melanie love to do anything in the outdoors including fishing, hiking, and photography.  Matt and Melanie welcomed their first baby to the world in October 2019. They are loving every minute of their time getting to know little Aaron.

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