our staff

  • Shaun Buikema

    Associate Pastor

    Pastor Shaun, his wife Missy and their 4 children are thrilled to be at Bethel!  As a Husband & Father, Shaun enjoys spending time with his ever growing family.  As a child of the Most High he enjoys spending time with his Father, who enables him to love his family as he should and fuel his life's passion...to make disciples of Jesus Christ.


  • Debbie Ohm

    Director of Children's Ministries

    Debbie Ohm has been a member of Bethel since 1998 and on staff since 2012.  She has a husband named Ryan and 3 children named Austin, Kate and Allison.  She enjoys camping, traveling and photography.


  • Andrew Hoekstra

    Lead Worshiper

    A native of NW Iowa (Hull), Andrew attended Trinity Christian College where he met his wife Lisa (Trepton), who was a life-long member of Bethel.  Andrew and Lisa have 2 children, Eden(2) and Asher(1), and are excited to be back at Bethel.  Andrew's love for Jesus fuels his love for singing and he loves to see the Church passionately sing about the gospel of Jesus Christ.


  • Judi Byma

    Worship Coordinator

    Judi Byma has been involved in the music and worship of Bethel since 1992, with a short break from 2000 to 2004.  She is married to Bill and together they have a daughter, two sons, two daughters-in-law and three granddaughters.  She loves to sing and play piano.


  • Lois Fennema

    Administrative Assistant

    Lois is a long-time member of Bethel and joined the staff in 2008. She is married to Jeff and they have 3 children - all of them married, and are blessed with 6 adorable grandchildren! Lois enjoys traveling, sports, bike riding, walking, cooking, baking, dark chocolate and kids of all ages.


  • Tim Groenewold


    Tim has been serving as the comptroller at Bethel since 2009.  He and his wife Kim and two children reside in Dyer, Indiana.   Tim owns a small business and loves to travel and spend time with his family.


  • Dave Schurman

    Head Custodian

    Dave has been with Bethel since the fall of 2011. He and his wife Janice have two children, Katelynn and Joshua.  He enjoys camping, hiking, and volunteers for the Humane Society.


  • Leroy Noble

    Assistant Custodian

    Leroy has been a member of Bethel for many years and joined the staff in 2016.  He and his wife Edith enjoy spending time with their kids and grand kids.