January 2020 Preachers at Westminster

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Upcoming Preachers at Westminster

December 29—Rev. Dr. David Van Dyke | First Sunday of Christmastide
David Van Dyke retired in 2018 after serving for eleven years at The House of Hope Presbyterian Church in St. Paul, Minnesota after serving for ten years at Broad Street Presbyterian Church in Columbus, Ohio. He holds degrees from Western Theological Seminary in Holland and the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He and his wife, Nancy, now live in Saugatuck.

January 5—Rev. Dr. David van Dyke | Epiphany Sunday

January 12—Dr. Ann Updegraff Spleth
A Disciples of Christ Minister, Dr. Updegraff Spleth is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Kiwanis International Foundation. She has also served as Vice President for External Relations for Christian Theological Seminary, Director of Major Gift Planning for Goodwill Industries and as a consultant for The Columbia Partnership. Dr. Updegraff holds degrees from Transylvania University, Vanderbilt Divinity School and the School of theology in Claremont, California. She and her husband, Rev. Randall Spleth, have two adult children. They live in Indianapolis.

January 19—Kyle Kooyers
Kyle is a Candidate for Ordination in the PC(USA), a Westminster member, and a program manager for the Kaufman Interfaith Institute.

January 26—Rev. Laurie Hartzell
Rev. Hartzell is serving as Interim Executive Pastor/Transition Senior Pastor in a three-quarter time role as Rev. David Baak retires at the end of January. Rev. Hartzell has been the pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Benton Harbor for the past ten years.