Meet Our Pastor

Pastor Mark and Stephanie are originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan. They met while studying at Calvin Theological Seminary and eventually married in 2008. They have three boys, Asher (8), August (5), and Aethan (3). Before coming to the Bay Area, Mark served Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Manhattan, Montana as Minister of Discipleship.

Mark currently serves on the board of the C.S. Lewis Society of California. He likes to find time for live music and hiking in the East Bay. His passions include: the sport of ice hockey, choral music, and a good literary adventure.The Hofman’s join Alameda Christian Reformed Church members in our mission to be “a community of faith, transforming our city with hope, and embracing our world with love.”