Worship: 10:00 am Sundays
Nursery: 10:00 am Sundays
Sunday School and Jr. Church will resume in the fall

…let the greatest among you become as the youngest, and the leader as one who serves, For who is the greater, one who reclines at table or one who serves? Is it not the one who reclines at table? But I am among you as the one who serves. Luke 22:26-27

Ron Clark

Pastor Ron graduated from Cedarville University in 1977 as a Bible major. He enjoyed playing goalkeeper as part of the Cedarville soccer team for 2 years. He graduated from Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary with a master’s degree in religious education in 1981.He has since served at 3 different churches: 1981-1985 Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church,…

Ron Tindall

Ron Tindall has been a member of Community Bible Church since 2004.  He has been a deacon for two years.  He has been married to his wife Larissa for over 30 years and they have two children.  He has been a teacher with the Manchester Community School District for over twenty years.  He enjoys being outdoors,…

Barth Wolf

Barth and his wife, Kim, have been attending Community Bible Church for 32 years. They have four grown children. Barth is a podiatrist practicing in Chelsea. They live on Wamplers Lake in Brooklyn. Barth enjoys spending time with his family, boating, fishing and playing golf.

Dennis Deck

Dennis has attended Community Bible Church since 2004 and has served on the Deacon Board since 2014. Dennis grew up in Michigan earning a Bachelor of Science Degree from Eastern Michigan University in Biology and Geology. Dennis served in the U.S. Army. He and wife Linda raised four boys and now have six grandchildren. Dennis has now been…

Alan Derheim

Alan began attending Community Bible Church in 2006 when he and his family moved to Manchester.  Alan serves the church in a variety of ways including greeter, usher, song leader, Sunday School teacher, and deacon.  He and his wife Michele have been married for over thirty years and have three adult sons and a daughter-in-law.…

Keith Bennett

Keith has been attending Community Bible Church since 2009. He volunteered for the Jr. Church superintendent position 3 years ago. He also does the routine maintenance for the building. Keith has lived and worked in Michigan his entire life, working in the sheet metal prototype field, some masonry and also hobby farming. He and his wife…

Nila Blakeman

I have been a member of Community Bible Church for 42 years and through those years have served as music director, pianist, secretary and on the decorating committee. I have 2 boys and 2 girls along with multiple grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They have all been a blessing to me as has using my talents for…

Dennis Curtis

I have been married to my wife Dianne for 46 years. We have 3 married children and 6 grandchildren. We have attended Community Bible Church for many years. We live on our centennial farm at 10990 Austin Road near Napoleon. In the summer and fall we have a roadside stand and sell vegetables. I have…

Ann Walton

Ann has been married to Ken Walton since 2015. Together they have 5 children and 12 grandchildren. They live in Manchester and have been attending Community Bible Church for 5 years. Ann is a graduate of Madonna University. She worked as a registered nurse for 40 years and is now retired. Ann and Ken enjoy spending…

James Rauch

James has been serving Community Bible Church as treasurer since 2017. Previously he served as assistant treasurer beginning in 2014. James and his wife Heather have raised their 3 children while attending Community Bible Church over the last 15 years. James and Heather grew up in in eastern Pennsylvania and relocated to Michigan in 1992/93. James has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical…

Mark VanBogelen

Mark has been at Community Bible Church since 2016.  Mark and his wife, Ruth, have been married 41 years and have resided in Manchester since 1984.  Mark’s primary career was banking, but  he has also sold real estate and was a school bus driver for several years.  Mark has always been very active in his…

Hannah Arrow

Hannah has been serving as Secretary since 2018. When her husband changed careers, they moved from Houston, TX and settled in Manchester, MI. She and Ed have been married since April 2008 and have two children, Liam and Laelle. Hannah previously worked as a teacher for a private preschool in Texas. Once Liam arrived she…

Michele Derheim

Michele has been a member of Community Bible Church since 2007.  She and her family began attending Community Bible Church after moving to Manchester for a new job at the University of Michigan’s Cardiovascular Center in 2006. Michele was raised in a Christian home with three older sisters. She accepted Jesus as her Savior as…

Linda Deck

Linda has attended Community Bible Church for 15 years and is in her second term on the Missions Committee. In addition to serving God in various other church activities, Linda and husband Dennis enjoy spending time with their four sons, three daughters-in-law and six grandchildren. She also likes attending Bible study, taking road trips, spending…

Ruth VanBogelen

Ruth has been at Community Bible Church since 2016 and has lived in Manchester, MI for 35 years.  Ruth and Mark have been married 41 years, have three grown sons who are all married and have three grandchildren (with two more coming soon).  Ruth is a retired research scientist after having done research both at…

Jewel Haeussler

Jewel is serving her 3rd term on Community Bible Church’s Missions Committee.  She is retired from the Radiology field after 30 years.  She and husband Bill, a local farmer, have been married 17 years and have attended Community Bible Church for 11 years.  She enjoys reading, cooking, and traveling south to spend time with her 2 grown children and…

Inside Worship Resumes Click here for the LATEST UPDATE