Pastor Ron Brooks - Ron was born on May 8, 1960 at Foote Hospital, Jackson, Michigan. He was given his father's middle name, Kenneth. At the time of his birth, his grandmother cut out the birth announcement and used it as a bookmark in the Bible that she read daily. Ron attributes his grandmother's example as formative for his faith growing up. He was given her Bible when his grandmother passed. It is one of his treasured items in his office alongside pictures of the family.