Our Staff

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John Geaney - Pastor

John serves as one of the Elders here at Faith Baptist Church. John joined us in September 2016.  Originally from the United Kingdom, John moved to the Grand Rapids area with his Wife Stacie and 8 children.  His undergraduate is in Theology is from Westminster College, Oxford.  Following on from that John studied at Cornhill in a one year intensive of Biblical Exegesis. John previously served as the Pastor at 5th Avenue Bapitist Church in Rome, GA, associate minister at The Holy Redeemer Church, South London, and as Youth worker at Christ Church in East London.   John's passions are Jesus, preaching, his family, 5k running, and rugby. He is also a diehard Arsenal Soccer fan.  Feel free to get in touch and meet with John to learn more about Jesus and Faith Baptist Church as well as to tell him your story. If you'd like, you can read Pastor John's promise to Faith Baptist Church.

Brian Andrews - Elder

Matt Stone - Elder





Ministry Leaders

Open Position - Children's Ministry Director

We are currently seeking a part-time Children's Ministry Director.  If you are interested in applying please see the job description listed here:

Children's Ministry Director Job Description


Josh DeHaan - Worship Leader Intern

Born and raised here in Grand Rapids, Josh went to Calvary Church his entire life until coming to Faith to lead worship. Currently, he also works landscaping with Twin Lakes Nursery. Josh  graduated from Kuyper College with a degree in Ministry Leadership. This past May Josh married his wonderful wife Daniela. They have two cats and some of their favorite pastimes are playing board games and hanging out with friends. Josh has a passion for leading worship and seeing the church engage in worship as well. He is ever striving to live and serve as Christ did.


Rick Huskisson

Tom Weed

Gerry Yon