First Church of God

Pastor Bob Cooper

Senior Pastor

Office Phone:(616) 754-3187
Cell:(616) 232-0788

Twitter: @revcoop1



Bio:  Bob Cooper is the Senior Pastor of First Church of God in Greenville, Michigan. He has been married to Michelle for 26 years and they have two sons.

  •  Marcus is currently serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Providence, a Los Angeles-class submarine and is married to Molly. 

  • Nicholas is also in the Navy and serves aboard the USS John C. Stennis, an aircraft carrier with home port in Bremerton, WA. and is married to Adrienne.

Bob has been a life-long resident of the state of Michigan, having lived the majority of that time in the Flint area before moving to Greenville in 2009. He attended the University of Michigan-Flint and is a graduate of Warner University in Lake Wales, FL, with a degree in Transformational Christian Ministry (2008, Cum Laude). 

Bob served in various capacities at New Community/New Creation Church of God in Flint for nine years, ranging from Middle School Youth Pastor to Pastor of Evangelism. He was ordained by the Church of God in Michigan in 2008 and currently serves the Church of God in Michigan Church Health Ministry. 

Michelle is a graduate of Montcalm Community College and is awesome at everything! (Seriously, EVERYTHING). She serves the church as Bob's personal assistant and also serves the Greenville community as a board member of our local Habitat For Humanity chapter. 

Bob and Michelle are avid sports fans and love all things pertaining to the Detroit sports scene – Tigers, Lions, Pistons, Red Wings and of course, Michigan (Go Blue!) Since moving to West Michigan, they have also become followers of the local minor league baseball and hockey teams. Bob is also terrible at golf. They live in Greenville with their dogs, Porthos (the Wonder-Beagle), Harley Quinn (a rescue dog and certified sweetheart) and two goldfish – Fish and Sir.