Steve Thomas (below) began as Shalom's transitional pastor in September 2016. He has 30 years of pastoral experience, most recently serving as transitional pastor at First Mennonite Church of Indianapolis. Steve's mission is to explore, discover, and present God's abundant life of freedom, love, and peace. His passions include tending trees, managing his family's woods, bioscaping, travel, men's work, and peace education. You can find Steve's introductory message here.
Previously, Paul Versluis served as Shalom's minister from 2000 until his retirement in June 2016. While minister, Paul served on the steering committee of the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice, the Interfaith and Life Sciences Life Ethics Forum, the Interfaith Round Table of Washtenaw Country, and the Ecumenical Center and International Residence.