Bell Creek Community Church

A non-denominational church in Livonia, Michigan with Biblical teaching, worship, and kid's ministries.

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Our Staff

Joel Lindman
Senior Pastor

After spending 20 years as a salesman, Joel attended Michigan Theological Seminary and became the Pastor of Small Groups at Oak Pointe Church in Novi, MI. He then led a team of 60 people from Oak Pointe and planted Bell Creek in March of 2003, where he has been the senior pastor ever since. Joel is married to Lori and they have three adult children.



Fred Wright
Pastor of Prayer & Discipleship

Fred attended the University of Illinois and then joined staff with Campus Crusade for Christ, serving for 6 years on college campuses in Metro Detroit. Fred then attended Michigan Theological Seminary before joining the staff of Bell Creek in 2003. Fred is married to Diane and they have two daughers.




Dan Baughman
Pastor of Youth Ministries

Dan graduated from Moody Bible Institute in Spring of 2005 and soon after joined Bell Creek as our Youth Director. Dan is also a graduate of Michigan Theological Seminary, is married to Krysta and they have two sons and two daughters.





Grant Lee
Director of Worship

leads the Bell Creek worship team.  He is originally from New Zealand and attended the University of Waikato as an undergraduate.  He completed his Masters degree in Music Education at the University of Michigan and also teaches music in the Farmington Public School system. Grant is married to Kristin and they have two sons and two daughters.



Kelly Salter
Director of Kid's Creek

Kelly is a graduate of Grand Valley State University in Michigan, and is the director of Kids Creek, our Sunday morning kids program. Kelly is married to Mike and they have two sons.




Pam Heumann
Financial Administrator & Business Manager

Pam served on staff at Oak Pointe Church in the area of finances before helping to start Bell Creek in March of 2003. Pam is married to Scott and has 3 grown daughters as well as 9 grandchildren.




If you would like to contact any of the staff, please see our contact page.