our ministers

David T. Bell, Senior Minister

Senior minister Dave Bell, an ordained Interfaith Minister, founded the Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth.
David T. Bell

A 1998 graduate of the New Seminary with an M.A. in Spiritual Counseling, Dave is an ordained Interfaith Minister. He took the long route to spiritual leadership as an avowed atheist for over 30 years. During this period in his life, he found success in the business world as a lawyer and accountant.  He began to search for answers to bigger questions when a sudden mystical experience radically altered his worldview.  Read more…

Delyth Balmer, Associate Minister & Administrator

Head shot of Delyth Balmer, who serves as the Administrator and Associate Minister at the Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth in Ann Arbor.
Delyth Balmer

Delyth is a founding member of the Center, a longtime student of Vipassana  Meditation and Spiritual Inquiry, and an ordained  Minister from Fellowship for Today School of Ministry.  She grew up in a religious home with parents who devoutly studied the Bible.  Later, after decades as an agnostic, she built the foundation of her spiritual practice on…  Read more…

Annie Kopko, Associate Minister and Teacher

Associate Minister Annie Kopko is an ordained Interfaith Minister and graduate of One Spirit Seminary.
Annie Kopko

Annie Kopko is a founding member of the Interfaith Center.  She became an ordained Interfaith Minister in 2003 after graduating from One Spirit Seminary and has served in the role of Associate Minister since 2010.  Annie’s spirituality is informed by extensive religious exploration.  Although she was raised in a Catholic family, as an adult her heart…  Read more…

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