Pastor Thomas & Tanisha Finley
Pastor Thomas & Tanisha serve as youth and young adult pastors at Fair Haven Church. The Lord led them back to Michigan in 2009 to pursue their passion: raising up a generation of God-fearing, student leaders. Pastor Thomas was born and raised in the projects of Detroit. He received Christ at a young age through Good News Gang inner city ministry. He grew into a young man in love with Christ, and left for North Central University (Minneapolis, MN). It was there that he met his wonderful wife, Tanisha.
After graduation from NCU, the Finley’s entered full-time ministry as youth pastors at a Minneapolis-area church where they developed a healthy and strong youth ministry. They have 6 beautiful children: Talya, Thomas IV, Teah, Tirzah, Trinity and Titus.
Pastor Randy & Michele Groseclose
Pastor Randy & Michele Groseclose serve as Children’s Pastors. They have been active in children’s ministry in the Detroit area since the early 1990s. Pastor Randy & Michele’s passion & desire is to see children experience a living relationship with Jesus; to see them walk passionately with Christ; and to see families transformed through a vibrant relationship with Jesus.
Pastor Randy grew up in Suriname, South America where his parents served as missionaries for 30 years. He came to Detroit and graduated from Wayne State University. Michele also grew up as a P.K., a.k.a. Pastor’s Kid, in Indiana. Michele graduated from Central Bible College (Springfield, MO). Randy and Michele met in Detroit while working with an urban church plant. They were married in 1997 and now have 4 children: Brooklynn, Jordan, Zachariah and Kaitlynn.