Mary Lou Heyboer


Mary Lou, a Western Michigan native, has been a Bible Club Missionary since 1971. She returned to Michigan from Pennsylvania in 1990 to serve as the Bible Club Coordinator. She continued in this role until 2008 when she became director after the Hoffer’s (former directors) retirement. As Director, Mary Lou teaches several clubs, oversees the volunteer Bible Club workers, conducts teacher training classes in local churches, and is busy during the Summer teaching Summer 5-Day Bible Clubs and Vacation Bible Schools.

Tim Sytsma

Associate Missionary

Tim is a native of Western Michigan. He graduated from Grandville High School and attended Grand Rapids Baptist College (Cornerstone University) where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Education. Tim and his wife Diane have three wonderful children. Tim enjoys teaching children as well as training teachers. He also enjoys sharing the Gospel in many creative ways such as drama, puppets, and Gospel magic. Currently Tim works full time as a route salesman while attempting to raise his support so that he can be on full time staff here at BCM.