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Cliff Powell, Lead Pastor:
Amber Guilmette, Children's Ministry Director
A little background:
I began attending a small church near my neighborhood where I grew up in Commerce, MI when I was 12. Shortly after hearing the gospel, I asked Jesus into my heart and accepted his gift of Salvation, though I wouldn’t truly understand that gift, or walk with God until after I had graduated High School. I did, however, feel his presence and pursuit of me during the many trials of my teenage years. Thankfully, He never gave up on me! The day I surrendered my life to Him marked the start of an incredible journey of spiritual growth and a desire to pursue a much deeper relationship with Jesus.
My middle name is Sonshyne and Aalden’s middle name is Raine.
My mom told me we were ‘meant to be’ back when we were young teenagers, working at her restaurant. Little did she know (but God sure did!), we would reunite years later as young adults and get married.
We have now been married for more than 18 years and God has given us the privilege of raising 4 great kids and a Springerdoodle named Lottie.
I love to take pictures of everything, but only scrapbook a small fraction of them. I enjoy attending Bible Studies, spending time with my family, neighbors and friends, and hosting picnics in our backyard. I love to read and watch way too much TV. My newest interest is bow hunting at our farm in the Upper Peninsula.
For me personally, to continue to grow spiritually as a follower of Christ, to show His love to others, and serve Him obediently in the things He asks of me. More specifically to the Children’s Ministry of Hillside, to love and serve the children and their family faithfully, under God’s direction and blessing, with the servants He provides.
Mary Anderson, Office Administrator