Pam was born in Jackson, Michigan; graduated from Michigan Center High School; obtained an Associate Degree from Jackson Community College; and has always lived in the Jackson area. Prior to being hired here at Grace in 2001, Pam worked as a legal secretary for 23 years. She presently is the Administrative Assistant to Pastor James and has served as the Church Clerk since 2003. Pam feels truly blessed to be able to work at Grace and serve the Lord simultaneously.
Pam began attending Michigan Center Bible Church with her parents as a baby/toddler and accepted the Lord as her Savior when she was about 11. During her senior year in high school Pam started attending Harmony Baptist Church and was there for about six years before ultimately landing at Gorham Baptist Church (now Grace Church). She has been a member since 1995. Pam currently serves at the Registration Desk in our RainForest Preschool Ministry, sings on the Praise Team and is part of the leadership team of the Dinner’s On! Ministry.
Pam has been married to Jim Meinka (whom she met at Grace) since 1998. They are part of a blended family with four children, three of whom are married. She loves spending time with their children (and significant others) and grandchildren and enjoys music/concerts, reading, aerobics, Zumba, cardio drumming, dancing, walking, hanging out at the beach and CHOCOLATE!