American Reformed Church (ARC) is governed by the Consistory.

The Consistory at ARC:

  • provides leadership, guidance, and direction for ARC
  • is called by God to represent Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit
  • is made up of ARC members who are ordained and installed into their offices
  • is comprised of two ministers of Word and sacrament, six elders, and six deacons
  • holds responsibility for all ministry at ARC.

Ministers of Word and Sacrament:
Elizabeth Ann Brown Hardeman
Michael Hardeman

Bill Kepp, Vice President

Marlene De Zeeuw, Clerk

Greg Elliott

Beau Koerselman

Sara Tolsma

Diane Van Kley

Deb Anderson, Chair

Tom Truesdell, Vice Chair

Mark Beltman

Jill Haarsma
Brent Sampson

Angela Kroeze Visser

Read more about the role of the Consistory and the governance structure of the RCA by clicking on the following links:

Role and Responsibilities of Consistory

The Relationship between Pastors, Elders and Deacons

Consistory Leadership and the Health of the Congregation

RCA Governance Structure

Ministry Team Leaders

Welcome: Lizzy Rice

Worship: Pastor Elizabeth Brown Hardeman
Know: Wanda Korthals & Pam Boonstra
Serve: Greg Elliott
Share: Jeff Tolsma