David joined the pastoral team in 2010 and presently focuses much of his attention toward young adult discipleship and corporate outreach. He earned his BA at Cedarville University and his MDiv at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. David and his wife, Elizabeth, have been married 16 years and are blessed with 4 children.
Ken has been a member of Bethesda since 1976 and a Pastor since 1986. He grew up in Allen Park and is a life-long resident of the Downriver area. He earned a BS in Administration from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and worked for a local firm in the Information Technology area until his recent retirement. Ken shares in the teaching, preaching, and care of the members and oversees the church's finances. He and his wife Cindy have been married over fourty years and have three adult children and nine grandchildren.
Bob is the primary preaching pastor at Bethesda. He holds a B.R.E. in Biblical Literature from William Tyndale College and a M.Div. from Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary. Bob joined the church staff in 1999 to oversee discipleship ministries. At one point, he directed a Gotham Fellowship program – a nine-month intensive focused on the integration of faith and work. Bob likes reading groups, dabbles in the life and writings of C.S. Lewis, enjoys the outdoors, and marvels at the good news of Jesus. He married Lori in 1987 and they have three grown children.
Jonathan joined Bethesda to serve as the Youth Minister in 2017. He grew up in Dallas, Texas where he received a BA in Biblical Studies and Church Planting from Criswell College. He is continuing his formal training at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he is pursuing a Master of Divinity. Jonathan focuses much of his attention on serving the 7th-12th grade students and families of Bethesda. He married his high school sweetheart Briana in 2016, and they live in Dearborn.