Elders

Dean Geers

Dean is a Land Surveyor and Project Manager at Atwell. He and his wife, Jan, are charter members at NCC and have part of the ministry for 25 years. Dean and Jan have been married for 35 years and have 3 children and 2 grandchildren. Dean enjoys hunting, fishing, and anything outdoors. He is currently the elder team chairman and is also active in the youth ministry, teaching ministry, and mission trips.

Favorite Bible Verse: For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith– and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God– not by works, so that no one can boast. (Eph. 2:8-9)

Favorite Bible Character: John – He was a quiet, steadfast servant.

Favorite Thing about NCC: The people and the purpose.

Steve Roby

Steve spent 37 years as an engineer at Avon Automotive and owned Cornerstone Engineering for 5 years before retiring. He and his wife, Sandy, are charter members at NCC and have part of the ministry for 25 years. Steve and Sandy have been married for 42 years and have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. Steve enjoys hunting, fishing, and collecting old farm equipment. He is currently an elder team member and is also an adult Sunday School teacher, and has been active in both the youth and mission ministry.

Favorite Bible Verse: Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. (Prov. 3:5-6)

Favorite Bible Character: Joseph – He stood fast in adversity.

Favorite Thing about NCC: It teaches the Word and addresses difficult subjects in a family atmosphere.

 Donald Quist

Don spent 31 ½ years as a truck driver; logging more than a million accident free miles. He currently teaches truck driving at Baker College. He and his wife, Beth, are charter members at NCC and have been part of the ministry for 25 years. Steve and Sandy have been married for 47 years and have 3 children and 11 grandchildren. Don enjoys fishing, golf and spending time with his family. He is currently an elder team member, but has also served on the deacon and mission teams.

Favorite Bible Verse: Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. (Prov. 3:5-6)

Favorite Bible Character: Paul – He struggled in life and ministry, but persevered for God’s glory.

Favorite Thing about NCC: The true Word of God is preached and its filled with people who fellowship with each other.

Bill Sikkema

Bill has been a professional survey for 20 years in land surveying and civil engineering and is co-owner of LCM Surveying and Engineering. He and his wife, Leighann have been married for 17 years and have 1 son. They’ve been at NCC for 18 years. Bill enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, and spending time with his family and friends. He is currently an elder team member, but has also served on the deacon team, in the CenterShot ministry, as a greeter, and men’s bible study teacher.

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: Job – He had great integrity even when his life was falling apart.

Favorite Thing about NCC: The biblical foundation and teaching.