Joe & Dorothy Bridger

Lead Pastor

Joe and Dorothy bring 20 years of experience to the lead pastor position. Joe's heart is to serve greater Lansing and beyond with the mission of Jesus.

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Tim & Lynn Covert

Creative Arts Pastor

Tim and Lynn have been faithfully serving at GL First since 1995. They serve in oversight of Worship Ministry, Senior Adult Ministry and Pastoral Care.


Anthony Sheerin

Executive Pastor

Anthony and Kristina serve in oversight and structure of outreach, group life, finances, and Christian Education.

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Peter Mattioli

Youth/Connections Pastor

Peter and Angela have been serving in youth ministry since 2012. Their heart is to see this generation of students grow deeper in their faith through student led servant minded ministry.

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Paul Goedert

Children's Church Cordinator

Paul brings 7 years of ministry experience to the GLFirst team. He is passionate about seeing children become part of the church through our Kids ministry.


Sharleen Lowman

Administrative Assistant

Sharleen has been the Administrative Assistant at GLFirst for 15 years.


Jim Bungard

Facility Director

Jim has been serving GL First for over 20 years.