Cody grew up in Arizona and was saved at the age of 21. A family in Prescott invited him to church and his life was changed by the power of the gospel from that day forward. In 2006, He graduated from West Coast Baptist College in Southern California where he met his wife Shonda. They have three girls: Katie, Bella and Pippa and boy: Zane. As of 2019, Pastor Cody is pursuing a Master of Divinity from Liberty University. Pastor Cody became the lead pastor of GR.Church in December of 2010.
Executive Leadership Team
In 2015, Steve began serving as a deacon at GR.Church.
Jeremiah was born and raised in West Michigan. He got saved in the summer of 1994 as a 7 year old boy when a fellow 1st grader invited him to church (Lakeview Baptist Church). He heard the gospel for the first time and then was baptized four years later at eleven. God has blessed him with a wonderful Godly spouse and best friend and has been blessed with two beautiful children.
In 2019, Jeremiah began serving as a deacon of GR.Church.
In 2020, Josh began serving as a deacon at GR.Church.
Tyler grew up in a Buddhist home in Honolulu, HI. At the age of 14, he was transformed by the gospel of Jesus Christ through the preaching of his youth pastor. A few years later, he surrendered his life to Christ and surrendered to full-time ministry shortly afterward. In the spring of 2017, he graduated from West Coast Baptist College with a Church Ministries degree. In May 2018, Tyler began serving as the Operations Director of GR.Church, overseeing daily administration and Guest Services, and Journey Teams.
Nursery Director/Book Keeper
Tom grew up in the lutheran religion and believed and was taught infant baptism, confirmation, and corporate confession was getting him to heaven. After moving to Las Vegas in 2005, he lived as a good person according to worldly standards, but something was clearly missing. After being invited to a local church by a summer intern, he heard a clear presentation of the gospel of Jesus Christ. On the morning of January 10, 2010, Tom repented of his sin and received Christ as his personal savior. He now knows 100% that his home is in heaven when he dies. He praises God for churches that preach salvation through Christ alone!
In May 2018, Tom began serving as the Nursery Director of GR.Church and in April of 2020, Tom began overseeing the weekly bookkeeping.
Bob grew up on a farm in alto Michigan. He graduated from Western Michigan University with a teaching degree in building trades. In 1975 he realized he was a sinner in need of a Savior he asked Jesus to come into his heart and to save him. He has worked in children’s ministries and maintenance for over 37 years. Bob and his wife Pam have two daughters and one son and eight grandchildren.
In 2013, Bob began serving as the Maintenance Director of GR.Church .
Intern | Worship Leader
Sam grew up in Fulton, NY in a Christian home. August 17, 2005, a near-death experience opened his eyes to his true need for Christ. That night He accepted Christ into his heart and began his walk with God. Sam enrolled at West Coast Baptist College in 2015 and began immediately serving in the music ministry. Through the music ministry at WCBC, he was able to visit and fall in love with GRBC. In the summer of 2017, Sam became a summer intern at GR.Church and continued to grow in love for the church and its people. In May 2018, Sam began a full internship at GR.Church serving in the Worship and various Journey Kids Teams.
Intern | Student Leader
Paul grew up in Grand Rapids, MI as a Catholic. Paul had a rough upbringing filled with drugs, bad habits, and bad friends. When Paul was a young teenager, he was sent to rehab after being caught with drugs and his friend overdosed. During that time, Paul was invited to church by his neighbor and heard the life-transforming truth of the gospel and accepted Christ as his Savior on December 1, 1994. God has blessed Paul with a wonderful wife and five beautiful children. Soon after marriage, Paul served in the US Marines for three years and nine years in the US Army. After getting out of the military and pursuing different things in college Paul finally listened to God’s call to go where He leads.
In August 2019, Paul began serving as an intern at GR.Church serving in the Journey Student, Journey Kids, and Maintenance Teams.
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9:30am Worship Service
11:15am Worship Service
5:00pm Evening Service
6:30pm Journey Groups
6:30pm AWANA | Pre-K to 6th Grade
6:30pm Journey Students | 6th to 12th Grade
At our church one of our goals is to help you understand and apply God’s Word. We believe that the Bible has the power to transform your life from the inside out. Every message is posted online so you can listen again and share with a friend. Enjoy!