About Dave Dummitt
Dave Dummitt is the Lead Pastor of 2|42 Community Church in Brighton, MI., recently named the 18th fastest growing church of any denomination in America by Outreach Magazine. 2|42 is an innovative missional community known for its creativity, commitment to serving its city, and passion for “helping people take next steps with God”. Dummitt led a team of 24 people who moved from other states to help start 2|42. On February 13, 2005, the church launched with 497 people. Since that time weekend attendance has grown to over 5000 at both the Brighton and Ann Arbor campuses. 2|42 recently opened the Commons, a family friendly community center open 7 days a week. The Commons houses indoor soccer and basketball, a preschool, Cafe complete with a 3 story playscape for kids and a school for the arts.
Dave is also the Executive Director of Missional Businesses Inc. a non-profit holding group helping churches start missional businesses to reach their community. He serves on the leadership team for the NewThing Network whose dream is “to be a catalyst for a movement of reproducing churches.” NewThing is an international network of reproducing churches who collaborate to develop weekend content and who act as a resource to churches looking to reproduce multiple sites or new churches.
Dave and his wife Rachel have three great kids, Grace, Luke, and little Joey.