Region B

Michigan Region

  • Bob Guilford

    Eastern & Central Michigan Area Superintendent

    810.623.1294     |

    Bob has been involved in full-time ministry for 37 years in the campus ministry with Cru (12 years) and various churches in the GLD. He has served as an adult ministries pastor, executive pastor, and now a lead pastor for the last eight years at Trinity Church in Stanton, Michigan. Bob holds an M.Div. degree and recently earned certification as an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) through the International Coaching Federation (ICF). He desires to come alongside pastors and ministry leaders to be resilient and fulfilled.


    Bob is married to Holly and they have six children and will soon welcome a fourth grandchild. Outside of ministry he enjoys hiking, biking, hunting, and spending time outdoors.

  • Gerhard debock

    North MI Relational & Directional Retreats

    231.796.2600     |

    Pastor Gerhard (Gary) holds a bachelor’s degree in Biology from The Kings College in New York, a Master of Divinity and a Doctorate of Ministry degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. He has served as Senior Pastor of Trinity Fellowship in Big Rapids, MI since 1983 and does Directional and Relational Retreats in Northern Michigan for the GLD. Gerhard has a heart for the world, partnering with and coaching missionaries and pastors in various places. He and his wife Kathy have three grown children and two grandchildren.