Our Team

We love the Church. We love this community. Really, we consider ourselves blessed to get to serve. It's an honor really. If you need to connect with us, give us a call or click on the name to send a message. We'd love to hear from you.




The Helpman's 

     Jeff has been the Lead Pastor at the Grove Church since April 2008.  Before becoming Lead Pastor, he and Jodi were hired to serve as Youth Pastors in September 2006.  

     Michigan fans, born and raised in Northwest Ohio.  Jeff and Jodi were married in the summer of 2000 after graduating from Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida.  They have four children (Mazie, Canon, Rio, and Roby), three dogs (Sonja, Brady, and Bo), and two cats (Taco and Mable).  

Favorite Authors: Rob Bell, Brian McLaren, Rachel Held Evans, Justin Lee, Richard Rohr...

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