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pastor Greg Varano

Rev. Greg Varano has been Senior Pastor at Central Alliance Church of Detroit since 2002.
As well as serving as Senior Pastor of CAC, Greg also serves as the Pastor of Ordination for the Great Lakes District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance.
Pastor Greg is married (29 years) to his wife Kathleen, and they have 5 children (Peter, Michael, Maria, Renna and Niko).  He has a Masters Degree in Divinity, with an emphasis in missions and church growth, from Ashland Theological Seminary. He transitioned from a career as an architect, which initially drew him to the city of Detroit.  Kathleen also has served the city for over 30 years as a visiting registered nurse. They have both attended Central since 1983 before they were married. They have seen many changes over their tenure in the city and are excited to see what God will build next at CAC and in our community.


Pastor Chenzong Vue
(Assistant Pastor)

Pastor Chenzong Vue joined the CAC Pastoral Staff in January 2017.  He was born and grew up in Akron, Ohio.  He graduated from Crown College (St. Bonifacius, MN) in the spring of 2014 and moved to Detroit, MI in the fall of 2014 to serve as a Youth Director for a local church.  He is passionate about the word of God and worship.  He loves building relationships with people of all cultures and enjoys finding new coffee shops around the area.  
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