Rev. Dave Hansen (B.S., M.Ed., M.S., DMin, PhD) has served the Lord in full-time ministry since 1987. He has been the senior pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church since 1995, and serves as the administrator of Immanuel Christian School. Pastor Hansen is a member of the executive board for the Michigan Association of Christian Schools. Dr. Hansen serves part-time as a chaplain (LT COL) with the US Service Command. He is a CCFR volunteer first responder clergy with the US Coast Guard Sector Detroit and serves part-time as the Commander for 8 Division 26 auxiliary Coast Guard units in the 9th Coast Guard District and Sector Sault Ste. Marie. He also serves as an on-call chaplain for Munson Health Care and has served as a chaplain for the Michigan State Police. Dr. Hansen has taught part-time as an adjunct professor for the school of education in a Michigan university. He is a certified school teacher and licensed referee for Michigan High School Athletic Association in volleyball, basketball, and base/softball. He is married to Ann (1987) and they have three children: Lauren (1992), David III (1994), and Lindsey (1998).



missing-Student IDMCKELROY-1Rev.¬†Austin McKelroy is the junior and senior high minister of youth at Immanuel Baptist Church and the high school basketball coach at ICS. He is a graduate of West Coast Baptist College and is married to Lauren Hansen McKelroy. Austin grew up in Oregon where his father was a pastor, and he comes to IBC from his family’s current pastorate in Waco, Texas.






missing-Student IDRODGERS-1Rev. Brandon Rodgers is the Children’s minister of youth at Immanuel Baptist Church and has served at IBC since 2006. He oversees the Master’s Clubs ministry and has served as a chaplain for Hospice. He serves as an officer (and EMT/firefighter) for Gerrish Fire Department, and has been a part-time teacher at Immanuel Christian School. Pastor Rodgers is married to Suzy Rodgers and they have four children: Jasperly (2007), Roy (2008), Velma Jayne (2010), and Otto (2012).