Epic Church will be offering Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University classes for members of the community. Be on the lookout this spring and summer for more information!
EMILY VAN DE VOORDE
Co-Director of Connections
Emily is one of the directors of Connections along with her husband, Mike. They have been involved in many types of ministry as a couple since they were married in 1997. She and Mike started coming to Epic in November of 2015 out of a longing to be involved in a church within their community. When she first came to Epic, Emily was a volunteer in Children’s Ministry and is looking forward to getting to know more of the Epic community by serving in Connections. Emily is excited about the opportunity to help others connect to each other and grow in deeper connection with God. As we do life and spend time together, we are constantly learning and growing. The Mission Statement at Epic – Living In + Living Out God’s Love is all about connecting. That is what drew Emily and her family here and that is what she is humbled to be able to pass on to others as she comes alongside and helps support Connections at Epic and throughout the community. Emily was born and raised in Northern Indiana and now lives near Mishawaka High School. She and Mike have 2 girls. Ruthie is a student at John Young Middle School and Allie is at Beiger Elementary. They have recently adopted a puppy named Coal. Their family enjoys being outdoors and likes to visit parks and go camping.
Mike Van De Voorde
Pastor of Connections
Pastor Mike and Emily serve as co-directors of Connections at Epic. They have been involved in many types of ministry as a couple since they were married in 1997. They became part of Epic in November of 2015 out of a longing to be involved in a church within their community. As a Director of Connections, Mike seeks to help others connect with God and each other creating a movement of disciples who make disciples. Mike is passionate about walking with God and helping others live is and live out His Love together in community. Mike is a native of Mishawaka where he graduated from Mishawaka High School and Bethel College. He and Emily have two daughters, Ruthie and Allie, who attend John Young Middle School and Beiger Elementary School. They have recently adopted a puppy named Coal. Their family enjoys being outdoors and likes to visit parks and go camping. You can connect with Mike on Sunday mornings at Epic near the Connections Center.