Staff

Staff

“And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ,” -Ephesians 4:11-13

Senior Minister
Andy Bratton Kalkaska Church of Christ

Andy Bratton

Andy and his family are ready for the next adventure in the journey God has called them to. He enrolled in the Master’s program at Cincinnati Christian University. He attends classes once per week at their satellite campus in Indianapolis. He has two semesters of classes left after the current fall semester is over.
Tiny Tots Coordinator
Ashley Oliver Kalkaska Church of Christ

Ashley Oliver

Ashley Oliver has joined the staff at KCC in August 2018 as the Tiny Tots Coordinator! Ashley Oliver was born and raised in a small town in Iowa. In 2005 she graduated with an Associates Degree in Graphic Design. In 2006 she married her husband Mark. Mark was a native of Michigan so in 2013 Mark, Ashley and their two girls decided to move back to Michigan to the Kalkaska area. Ashley and her family have attended KCC for the…
Associate Minister
Tim Severance Kalkaska Church of Christ

Tim Severance

Testimony – How I became a Christian My mother was a strong example of a Christian to me in my youth. I enjoyed church and the people there. When I was 11 years old I remember a singing group called, The Gospel Couriers, came to our church for a week of music and revival. Friday night of that week, I went forward and was baptized at KCC. Family Life I was married in September 2000 to Anita Sherman. We had…
Youth Minister
David Acker Kalkaska Church of Christ

David Acker

David Acker joined the KCC staff on October 2017 and serves as Youth Minister. David and his wife, Samantha, are originally from Michigan and attended Great Lakes Christian College. Prior to coming to KCC, the Ackers served on staff at First Christian Church of Tillamook in Tillamook, Oregon. David and Sam have one son, Owen. They have a passion to see students find healing and an identity in Christ. Along with a passion for student ministry, they love being active,…
Children’s Minister
Sara Blasko Kalkaska Church of Christ

Sara Blasko

Testimony – How I Became a Christian I started going to church when I was 4 and LOVED every second of it. I loved Jesus! I couldn’t wait to be baptized and let Jesus be the leader in my life. I begged my parents to let me get baptized. I read the Bible cover to cover and while I didn’t understand it all I learned a lot. One night when I was 8 years old I kept bugging my parents…
Secretary

Emily Paulus

How did you become a Christian? I grew up going to church all my life as my Dad was a Minister. So those core values & beliefs have always been a part of my life. I accepted Jesus as my Savior when I was a child but wasn’t baptized until I was an adult. When I went to college, I experienced worship & praise music like never before that lit a fire in my walk with God. Our family was…