Grace Church


Pastor Dave has been on the pastoral staff of Grace Church since 1992.  He has a Bachelors in Bible from Clark's Summit University and has done post-grad work at Baptist Bible Seminary of PA, and Moody Bible Institute of Chicago.
He also serves as...
- Board Member, Clarks Summit University Alumni Executive Council
- Board Member, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, State Board
- President, Central IL GARBC Pastor's Fellowship
- Vice President, Sports4Him
He's been married to Cindy since 1984 and counts her as one of life's greatest blessings.  They have two adult children- Adam (wife, Elisa), and Emily.  All three kids also attend Grace Church.
Pastor Dave and Cindy enjoy traveling (especially near a beach!), eating alfresco, and riding their Suzuki Boulevard around the back roads of central Illinois.  
Leadership Team
Pastor Dave, along with our church deacons, make up Grace's Leadership Team.
Our deacons are:
  • Ed Martin, Chairman
  • Eric Aldrich
  • Matt Blackford
  • Denny Edgington
  • Brian Holmes