Pastor Rader has been our faithful pastor for over thirty years now. He earned his undergraduate degree at Northland Baptist Bible College, his MA and his THD at Andersonville Baptist Seminary. He is married to Debra. Their 5 children are adults and are involved in many different ministries for the Lord. Pastor Rader ministers to Fundamental in many areas including Superintendent of Maplewood Baptist Academy, serving on the board of Baptist Pioneer Missions, Michigan Association of Christian Schools and Maranatha Baptist Bible College. Pastor Rader coached high school football for 20 years and is presently coaching the academy JV Basketball Team.
Pastor Bill has been the assistant pastor at Fundamental since 1993. Bill is a graduate of Lake Superior State University. He spent an additional 2 years at Northland Baptist Bible College studying Bible. He is married to Evelyn and they have 3 children, James, Abigail, and Sarah. Pastor Bill runs our King’s Kids Program, Long Term Care Ministry, Youth Bible Quizzing, and our Bus Ministry. He is also a teacher here at Maplewood Baptist Academy.
Pastor Josh has been serving at Fundamental for 9 years. Josh is a graduate of Maranatha Baptist Bible College. He was an All State High School football player and captain of his college team. He is presently Head Varsity Football coach at our Maplewood/Pickford football co-op. He runs our youth group department and is also Head Master of our school, Maplewood Baptist Academy. In his “spare time”, he referees basketball. Josh is married to Leah and they have 2 boys, Haydn and Trygvee.
Greg is our faithful choir director, leading our weekly choir and also our Christmas cantata. He manages a local home improvement center. Greg and his wife Joan have four children and have recently begun an Evangelistic Music Ministry. Greg has been serving in this ministry for the past 21 years.