Grace Baptist Staff
Grace Baptist is blessed to have a staff who are truly dedicated to Christ and accomplishing His will. Following are brief bio's of our staff and their qualifications for ministry.
Pastor Matthew Oliver (Pastor MO)
Pastor Matthew Oliver, initials M.O. hence the nickname Pastor MO, was elected to serve as Grace Baptist's Senior Pastor in March of 2003. Prior to that, he had served as Youth and Children's Pastor of Grace Baptist Church since August of 1999,
The attributes that best describe Pastor MO is a pastor who desires to empower people to take the NEXT STEP in their relationship with God. Pastor MO appreciates Grace Baptist where biblical views are embraced and encouraged, with members who care about the needs of those around them and who want to connect others to the body of Christ.
Pastor MO graduated from Cedarville University in 1993 with a degree in Bible. He went on to further his studies at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary where he earned a Master's of Divinity degree in 1996.
Pastor MO has been happily married for 18 years to his wife, Jessie. They have 2 children: Elena born in 2004 and Anne born in 2006.
Kathy began attending GBC in 1993. Over the years she has been involved in Children’s Church, VBS, AWANA, Women’s Ministry and various other ministries.
In 2004 Kathy agreed to use her gifts and abilities to keep things moving here at Grace when she became our Administrative Assistant.
Kathy is married to Tim and they have 4 sons, Michael, Casey, Aaron and Jacob