OUR LEADER­SHIP

Don Magee

Don Magee

Senior Pastor

Don has been ministering at Lakes since 1993. He previously served two other church bodies: one in Northern Wisconsin and one in Western Michigan. Don is known for his care for the body of Christ through personal relationships and strong Biblical teaching.

God has blessed Don with his wife and ministry partner of nearly 40 years, Ann, three adult sons and 5 grandchildren.

 

Brandon Gross

Brandon Gross

Youth Pastor

Born and raised in rural Wisconsin, Brandon has been involved at Lakes since 1999, first as an intern, then full-time. Brandon met his wife, Ashley at college and they have served together at Lakes since shortly after their marriage in 2002. Brandon ministers with music, young families and education.

God has blessed Brandon & Ashley with 7 children.

 

Darryl Gross

Darryl Gross

Associate Pastor

Darryl joined the Lakes staff in January of 2006. Raised in rural Wisconsin, Darryl served as a layman in his local church, successfully ran his own lawn service, and worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 20 years. Darryl and his wife Renee felt God’s calling to leave the secular work force and serve in full-time ministry here at Lakes. He serves primarily in the men’s ministry as well as pastoral care and facility oversight.

Darryl and Renee have been married for over 40 years and have 3 grown children and 7 grandchildren.

 

Kyle Rester

Kyle Rester

Pastoral Intern - Youth

Kyle joined the staff in 2021 after working as a volunteer with the youth for a number of years.  He and his wife Jamie were both raised in the Lakes area and felt the call to ministry after completing their college education.  The Resters are currently pursuing the adoption of their first child.

 

 

Current Service Times & Location

Sunday Worship Services • 9:00am & 10:45am

309 Decker Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390