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


Elders:
Bill Kepp, Vice President

Marlene De Zeeuw, Clerk

Greg Elliot

Beau Koerselman

Sara Tolsma

Diane Van Kley



Deacons:
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: Laura Jonker
Know: Sara Tolsma
Serve: Greg Elliott
Share: Jeff Tolsma