Pastor Dave TenClay – Lead Pastor

Dave joined the Bauer CRC staff in November 2019 after spending 14 years doing ministry in the Chicagoland area.  He is married to Laura and has four children.  Dave has a passion for expository preaching and making disciples.  He enjoys spending time with his family, working in the garden, playing and watching sports, target shooting, and playing board games.[clear]

Brian Boucek – Youth & Discipleship Director

Brian began work with the Bauer CRC youth group in the summer of 2012. He grew up in Illinois where he studied music and theology at Trinity Christian College before moving to Michigan. He married his wife, Katie, in the spring of 2012, and together they have two kids. He enjoys games of all kinds and being outdoors.[clear]

Andrea Driesenga – Administrative Assistant

Andrea began working in the Bauer church office in the fall of 2016.  She married her husband Pete in 2005 and they stay busy with their three boys; Landon, Calvin, and Ethan.  Andrea enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with her family.


Sue Pelton – Worship Coordinator

Sue has been a member at Bauer since 1990 and started as worship coordinator in September 2018. She is married to Mike and they have two children; Jamie and Josh, who also attend Bauer with their families. She enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren Kaine, Avery, Jaden, and Jaxon.[clear]

TimVossTim Voss – Kid’s Hope Director

Tim Voss has been the Kid’s Hope director at Bauer CRC since 2007. He joined the staff because he has a passion for working with at risk youth, and this position allows him to work with these youth in the Allendale Elementary School District. He is married to Beth, and they have three children: Luke, Jacob, and Olivia.[clear]

DaveDave VanHuis – Financial Supervisor

Dave has been assisting in the management of the finances of Bauer Church since 2004. Dave joined the staff of Bauer CRC because he wanted to serve God by helping the church through his skills. Dave is married to Nan and together they have 3 children and 8 grandchildren who they enjoy spending time with.[clear]