Ministerial and Office Staff

2016 VandeVrede Profile

Pastor:  Shane Vande Vrede

Pastor of Visitation:   Paul Arnold

Administrative Assistant:  Janet Vande Vrede

Deacons:  Paul Arnold (Chair), Tim Dudenhofer, Don Smucker, Dan Suprise

Trustees:  Larry Beardslee, Mary Bliss, Santos Moreno, Drew Naranjo (Chair), Harvey Waldron

  • Church Info

    FBC is taking a proactive precaution to the COVID-19 outbreak. To ensure people’s safety, comply with state and national requirements, and help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, we have canceled all services and activities until further notice. We provide Sunday Worship and teaching videos on our YouTube channel “fbcstanton” or you can click on We also provide adult Sunday school class and Bible studies via Zoom. Email Pastor Shane for further details at

    We pray for God’s grace and peace upon us all during this unusual situation. We greatly look forward to gathering together again to worship God, help each other grow in our faith, and spread the grace of Jesus Christ.

    First Baptist Church – Stanton

    134 N. Lincoln Street
    P.O. Box 788
    Stanton, MI  48888
    (989) 831-4112
    Click here for directions

    Sunday Services
    9:45am  Sunday School for All
    11:00am  Morning Worship Service
    6:00pm  Evening Service

    Weekly Opportunities
    Men’s Bible Study 10:00am ~ Wed
    Ladies’ Bible Study 9:00am ~ Fri


    Pastor:  Shane Vande Vrede

    We gather together as believers of His body to worship God and our Savior Jesus Christ, to help each other grow in our faith, and to represent God’s grace to our community. We want to know, gain, and be found in Christ. This is how we strive to Live Life with Purpose!