And Jesus called them to him and said to them, “You know that those who are considered rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them. But it shall not be so among you. But whoever would be great among you must be your servant, and whoever would be first among you must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” – Mark 10:42-45

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.

Kevin Davis

Testimony – How I became a Christian Growing up, my family was not a regular “Church going family”, occasionally we attended the Catholic Church. It really wasn’t until 1997 when my wife and I had our first child and experienced that miracle that I really had a motivating experience to move me to understanding. My…

Sara Blasko

Sara Blasko

Sara Blasko started attending KCC at age 4. She grew up in a missionary family, splitting half the year in Haiti, and the other half in Kalkaska. She is a 1996 graduate of Kalkaska High School. After high school, she attended Northwest Michigan College studying elementary education and began working in the medical field. Sara…

David Acker

David Acker is the newest member on the KCC staff and serves as our 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…

Emily Paulus

Emily Paulus

Emily has lived in the Kalkaska area since 1988 and graduated from Kalkaska High School in 1995. She studies Piano Performance and Accounting at Bethel College in Mishawaka, Indiana. Emily is married to Vince Paulus and together they have 6 children and 2 grandchildren. In her spare time, Emily enjoys playing piano, gardening, hunting, cooking…

Mike Babcock

Testimony – How I became a Christian God gifted me with a family that made KCC home. KCC has always been my family of faith. At the age of nine, I walked up front and confessed Jesus as my Lord and Savior to the Church that loved and taught me the Way! Giving my life…

Dean Farrier

Dean was born into a Christian family, which dedicated him as is an infant to be raised in a Godly way of life. He asked Jesus to be my Savior and Lord at age 4 and was Baptized at KCC at age 14. Dean has known since childhood that God expected him to work in and…