Photo of Pastor and Mrs. V.

Dr. John L. Vaprezsan, after graduating from Hyles-Anderson College in 1973, started Metro Baptist Church in Belleville, Michigan. Belleville is a small community between Ypsilanti and the Detroit Metro Airport. Metro Baptist Church is located on 27 acres on the I-94 N. Service Drive. Metro Baptist Church is coming up on it’s 40th year. With it’s 39th Anniversary on July 15, 2012.

Dr. Vaprezsan and his wife Linda have been married for 46 years and have 3 children, John , Pamela and Todd (one of our Assistant Pastor’s). The Vaprezsan’s have 5 grandchildren.

Pastor Vaprezsan, is also known affectionately as “Pastor John”, to the children of Metro Baptist Church.