The Executive Committee of the Lake Region Conference voted the following pastoral appointments and reassignments.


  • Voted actions on Thursday September 6th 2018:


Pastor Eric Bell was transferred from Maywood SDA Church in Maywood, IL  and Morgan Park SDA Church in Chicago, IL to Burns SDA Church in Detroit, MI.



Pastor Timothy Nixon, DMin was assigned to All Nation SDA Church in Berrien Springs, MI, and  Philadelphia SDA Church in Niles, MI.



Pastor Darren White accepted the call from Allegheny West Conference to Community Fellowship SDA in Lathrup Village, MI and Living Water SDA Church in Southfield, MI.



Pastor Christopher Clark accepted the call to Robbins SDA Church in Robbins, IL and All Nations Holy Temple SDA Church in Gary, IN.



Pastor Mario DeArmas was transferred to Kenosha Ebenezer Hispanic SDA in Kenosha, WI, and Milwaukee Hispanic SDA in Milwaukee, WI from Three Angels Hispanic SDA in Green Bay, WI



Pastor Juan Rivas accepted the call to Dowagiac Hispanic SDA Church in Dowagiac, MI.




In addition to his role as Executive Secretary, Pastor Garth Gabriel was voted by the Executive Committee to serve as Planned Giving and Trust Services Director of the conference.



In addition to his role as Vice President, Pastor Eddie Allen was voted by the Executive Committee to serve as Stewardship Director of the conference.


  • Voted actions on Sunday February 25th 2018:


Pastor Kevin Rogers accepted the call from Washington Conference to Capitol City SDA Church in Indianapolis, IN.



Pastor Dennis Akawobsa accepted the call to Ghanaian SDA Church in Niles, MI.