Deacons

Brian Mayle

Brian has been part of NCC for 19 years. He and his wife Renee have been married for 24 years and have two children. Brian has 25 years of experience in the technology field and is currently the I.T. Director for the Cadillac Area Public Schools. He enjoys boating and snowmobiling. Brian has been on mission trips with NCC, works with our worship ministry, youth ministry, and sound and technology ministries. Brian has served on the Elder and Deacon Teams in the past and is currently serving as the Chairman of the Deacon Team.

Favorite Bible Verse: For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. (Jer. 29:11)

Favorite Bible Character: Joseph. His life reminds me that through God’s trials He is preparing me for my future.

Favorite Thing about NCC: A warm and friendly environment that does not compromise on the Word of God.

David Hoekwater

Dave and his family have been a part of NCC for 7 years. Together with his wife Cindy, David has 13 children and 2 grandchildren. Dave has been a concrete pump operator for LC Materials for 14 years. He is part of the teaching rotation in our Men’s Ministry and is in his second year serving as part of the Deacon Team. Dave and Cindy routinely open their home to welcome and love people, whether they are a regular part of NCC or new to our body. Dave and the family like to camp.

Favorite Bible Verse: For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. (Col. 1:16)

Favorite Bible Character: King David. Even though his actions weren’t always right, his heart was.

Favorite Thing about NCC: The desire to grow spiritually from the members and the track record of changed hearts and lives at NCC.

Ken Wiltzer

Ken is a charter member of NCC. He and his wife, Sandy, have been married for 33 years and have 2 children and 4 grandchildren. Ken has been self-employed in construction for the past 21 years. He has served as a youth leader, Sunday School teacher, and worship team member. Currently, Ken is serving as part of our Deacon Team.

Favorite Bible Verse: but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. (Isa. 40:31)

Favorite Bible Character: Daniel. He put total trust in God.

Favorite Thing about NCC: NCC is known in the area as God’s tool to help as well as a place of real worship that is willing to stand for Christ.

Jason Agema

Jason is a pump operator for L.C. Materials-Concrete. He enjoys camping, woodworking, yard work, and being outside. He and his wife, Desiree, have three young children. Jason has been at NCC for 13 years. Jason is currently part of the Deacon Team, but has also served in our youth and missions ministries, and was part of our pastoral search committee in 2014.

Favorite Bible Verse: Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! (2 Cor. 5:17)

Favorite Bible Character: Undecided

Favorite Thing about NCC: The family atmosphere.

Dale Farr

Dale has worked for Dracht Construction for 29 years; currently as a foreman. Dale constructs steel buildings, does concrete work, interior offices, and operates heavy equipment. Dale enjoys wood working, collecting farm toys, and hunting. Dale and his wife, Dianne, have two adult children and four grandchildren. He has been at NCC since its beginning more than 25 years ago. He is currently on the Deacon Team, but has also served in our youth and mission ministries.

Favorite Bible Verse: For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. (Jn. 3:16)

Favorite Bible Character: Noah – he was a builder and caretaker

Favorite Thing about NCC: How friendly and caring everyone is.