Service Time


Sunday morning - 10am worship gathering including Sunday school for young kids. 



Community Group - 630pm at the church. All are welcome to join. For more information you can look on our events page or contact Dave Staedtler at 260-206-5564.



THRIVE (youth group) - Sundays at 6pm-715pm. This is located in the back room of the church. For more information contact Megan Logan at 260-610-4360.


Taekwondo - Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. with Joe Shawver. These classes are free! For more information you can look on our events page or contact Joe at 260-244-3556.



Clue Buster Club - Sundays from 4pm-530pm at the church. For more information you can look at our events page or contact Angie Cummings at 1-260-610-5683.


Womens Fellowship -Every other Thursday

at 6:30 p.m. This is located at the church as well. For more information contact Cynthia Zuercher at 260-609-1638.

Our Staff


Dave Staedtler - pastor


Dave has been serving as pastor of Community Bible Church since May of 2019. Prior to that he served 9 years with his family as a church planter/missionary with TEAM (The Evangelical Alliance Mission) in Czech Republic (Eastern Europe). He and his wife Angie have been married since 2008. They have three children: Hannah (2009), Lukas (2010) and Matthew (2012). Dave enjoys sports, garage sales, spending time with his family and traveling. His favorite verse is Proverbs 3:5-6.

Joe Flowers - deacon

Joe has been a member of Community Bible Church since 2001.  He was saved in 1973 the first time he heard the Gospel preached.  He and his wife Marilyn have been married for 45 years, have three grown children and five grandchildren.  He holds a Ph.D. from Andrews University and has been a Professor of Management at Indiana Wesleyan University since 1997.  Joe's favorite verse is Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you", declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future".  Joe is the drummer in the Worship Band and flips houses in his spare time.  


Dean Kincaid - Deacon

Dean has been a part of the Community Bible Church family for over 50 years.  He is a graduate of Grace College.  Dean and his wife Jo have been married for over 25 years and have one son.  Dean has served people with intellectual disabilities for over 30 years and is currently the Supported Living Coordinator at Passages, Inc. in Columbia City.  Dean’s favorite verse is  “I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 NASB


Greg Zuercher- Deacon

Greg has been a part of Community Bible Church for 4 years.  Greg and his wife Cynthia have been married for over 35 years and have 4 married children and 7 grandchildren.  Greg is a computer and electrical engineer and enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family.  Greg’s favorite verse is “but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength.  They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Isaiah 40:31

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John Cummings - Worship Pastor

John has been a lead pastor and worship leader at Community Bible Church for 21 years. John has a passion for worship, God's Word and loves to disciple others. When John is not worshiping he loves to spend time with his family, on his motorcycle and "jamming" with friends on the guitar. John is well-known and loved throughout Columbia City. His favorite bible verse is John 14:6 - “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me."

Shane Logan - Deacon

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