Rev. Beth Ernest began her ministry as Redeemer’s Pastor in October 2017.  Pastor Beth earned her BA from North Park College, M.Div from Boston University School of Theology, and did additional graduate work in  spiritual direction at North Park Theological Seminary. Pastor Beth has 28 years of ministry experience. As an interim pastor she led churches through times of transition, turbulence, healing and revitalization. Pastor Beth and her husband James, who works in Christian book publishing, reside in Caledonia. They are the parents of an adult daughter and son.



Martie Bradley became Redeemer’s Office Assistant in March 2015. She is a graduate of Hope College and Princeton Theological Seminary. Martie previously worked in Christian book publishing, marketing, and public education. Martie and her husband live in Northeast Grand Rapids with their three sons.