- Rev. Donald G. Wester was called to be our pastor beginning December 1, 2013.
- Donald holds a degree in history from the University of Arkansas, and Masters of Divinity degree from Candler School of Theology Emory University.
- Prior to coming to Faith Donald was the Minister for Spiritual Development at First Central Congregational Church in Omaha Nebraska.
- Donald served for ten years as founder and director of an Interfaith Ministry in Atlanta Georgia, “Friends of Prison Families”.
- Donald is married to award winning artist Cathy Wester. Together they have four adult children and two grandkids.
- Donald’s other interests include gardening, music, and travel.
- Dr. Pyllis Ruocco provides music leadership for Faith United Church of Christ.
- Doctor of Musical Arts, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. Major in Piano with Jack Roberts Minor in Musicology with Robert Ottman
- Master of Music, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama Major in Piano with Roy McAllister Minor in Music Theory/ Composition
- Bachelor of Music, Ouachita Baptist University Double Major in Piano and Theory/Composition
- Post Doctoral Studies Diplome Superieur in Piano Performance , Conservatoire Royale de Musique, Brussels, Belgium. Awarded with distinction. Diplome Eerst Prijs, Stedelijke Muziek Conservatorium, Mechelen, Belgium
- Danielle Hehrer has been providing administrative leadership for Faith United Church of Christ since 2014.
- Danielle holds an Associates Degree in Art Theory from the Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids Community College.
- Danielle is a life long lover of playing acoustic and classical guitar especially enjoying the spiritual closeness of playing classical and jazz influenced Instrumental Intimacies.
- Danielle is a regular musical contributor to our Sunday Services.
- Danielle is a Trans person married to long-time friend Carrie.
- Danielle served on an educational panel focusing on GBLT and diversity issues at the University of Colorado, Denver.
- Other interests include a love for cooking, travel, cultures, world religions, movies and words.