Bernie is a graduate of Life Pacific College and has been a Foursquare pastor since 1978. He pastored in Sylmar, CA for 8 years and has pastored the Lompoc Foursquare Church since 1986. Bernie has served as a youth camp director/speaker, men’s retreat speaker, and is currently a Foursquare cohort leaders and serves on the Board of Trustees for Life Pacific College.
Bernie also serves as: Chaplain for the Lompoc Police and Fire Departments, Honorary Commander with the US Air Force, Vandenberg Air Force Base, and an ICF Certified Life Coach. Bernie is a coach and mentor to other pastors and leads his church to great impact in their community.
Bernie and his wife Debbie have an adult daughter and son, and two school-age grandchildren. Bernie is a drummer and enjoys his ‘1967 Chip Foose Designed’ Camaro that was featured on Discovery and Velocity Channels, ‘Overhaulin.’