MEET THE STAFF
Pastor Gary Bearce
Missions and Administrative Pastor
Gary retired from full time missions work with the North American Missions Board and joined the CrossCountry staff in 2017. He has served in ministry in the local church and as Church Health Director for a state church convention before coming to Alaska. Gary and his wife Shirley have lived in Alaska since 2006. They have two grown children and 5 grandchildren.
Shirley joined the CrossCountry staff in 2017. She and her husband Gary moved to Alaska in 2006. She is a former School teacher and Church Preschool and Children's Director. She and Gary enjoy traveling, especially on mission trips, as well as walking and exploring in Alaska.