John Thybault, Senior Pastor

John Thybault has served as our Senior Pastor since October 2009. He is married to Ann and they have a blended family with seven children and eight grandchildren. John has over 30 years of ministry experience. 


He holds a Master of Ministry degree from Cincinnati Christian Seminary (1990) and a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University (1980). John has learning experiences in the areas of leadership, small groups, discipleship, counseling and preaching. 

Kendra Mizer, 

Administrative Assistant

Serving the church has been the design of Kendra's life since she was born into a ministry family. Kendra has been attending Garden Park for 27 years and has been our Administrative Assistant for over 20 years. 

Her husband leads one of our Lifeline Bible Study small groups. 

Kendra is serving as our music teacher in our Thursday School program and delights in singing with and teaching her preschoolers! 

She is actively involved in our ministry to the Deaf, assists our

Preschool Directors, and helps lead our Women's Ministry.