Pastor Dave Jansen
Pastor Dave loves Jesus and his family passionately. He’s been married to his wife, Vicki, for 23 years; has five kids ranging from 18-3 years; and has been a pastor for 19 years. He served as lead pastor of Unity Reformed Church in Norton Shores, MI, for seven years before becoming the founding pastor of CenterPoint in 2002. He attended Reformed Bible College and Western Theological Seminary and he loves to make God’s Word relevant to people’s lives today. He’s a big Packers and Badger fan, and loves a good cup of coffee, Krispy Kreme donuts, and the occasional movie.
Email Pastor Dave ~~ Cell Phone: 614-271-7464
Eric Frisch, Worship Arts Director
Eric grew up in Tiffin, Ohio and moved to Columbus in 2004 to study at Otterbein University. He is passionate about God, people & the arts and loves finding new ways to merge those passions. Eric has been active in music & media ministry for more than 15 years and has served at CenterPoint since 2007. He also co-hosts “The Plugged In Church”, a weekly technology podcast for small churches and performs throughout Ohio and the midwest with a variety of classical & pop/rock groups. Eric lives in Columbus and enjoys reading, writing & simple living.
Email Eric ~~ Cell Phone: 419-618-3326
Christina Beck, CenterPoint Child Care Director
Christina has been working in childcare since 1998 and has a degree in Early Childhood Education and Pastoral Studies. Her experience in childcare includes teaching all ages from infants through school-age and administrative skills. Christina was married to her wonderful husband, Kevin, in 2000 and lives in Delaware. They have two girls, Josie and Katie. She chose to work in childcare because children have always been her passion and joy. God has always been faithful with directing her path and showing the fruits of her journey.
Paula Schaefer, Bookkeeper
Paula has lived in the Columbus area for most of her life. She has been employed as a bookkeeper for medical billing services and a family practice doctor for several years. She has also worked as an administrative assistant in other office environments. Paula has served as the CenterPoint bookkeeper since 2011. She has been married to Joe since 1975 years and has 2 sons and 8 grandchildren. Paula serves the Lord helping in the infant room at CenterPoint childcare, interpreting for the Deaf during church services and participating in The Hands for Heaven Signing Ministry.