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Worship the Lamb!

Worship the Lamb!

November 3, 2016

As Christians, how are we to go about this election season? We are to worship the lamb and not the elephant or the donkey. How do we put the elephant/donkey/any political party above the lamb? We think our party is God’s party. We minimize or cover up sins of one party while blowing up the sins of […]

Apostasy?

Apostasy?

October 28, 2016

What is apostasy? It is the abandoning of one’s profession, not possession, of faith. One may say that they have faith in Jesus, but the other actually possesses genuine faith in their heart. Those who are saved are forever saved, and there is a big difference between professing and possessing faith in Jesus. We can play the […]

Commission Sunday

Commission Sunday

September 12, 2016

It was a bittersweet gathering for us at Restore Church, as we officially commissioned the St. Clair’s and their team to Cornerstone Church in the northwest side of Detroit, but also Charles Bovan officially became one of the elders at Restore. Pastor Tyler gave us a great charge to be bold, to never shrink back […]

Meet The Elders

Clete Bontrager

I oversee our D Groups, discipleship, and affinity groups (age, gender, etc.). Additionally, I provide pastoral care, counsel and occasionally preach.  Read more

Clete Bontrager
Mike Hanafee

I oversee the “air war” at Restore — Sunday preaching and series planning, leadership development, and the vision for church planting, in addition to providing pastoral care and marital counseling.  Read More

Mike Hanafee
Tyler St. Clair

I am currently serving as pastor/church planting resident at Restore Church, with plans to plant a church on Detroit’s northwest side in 2017.  Read More

Tyler St. Clair