Bernadette enjoys using her administrative skills to serve the people of Calvary Baptist Church, and being part of CBC's vibrant pursuit of Jesus. Her ministry experience includes mentoring women, teaching children, companionship to the elderly and leadership in Bible Study Fellowship. Her personal passions include rv traveling with husband Steve, concerts and music of a diverse nature, reading biographies and getting to know people of all kinds.
A native of Chicago, IL, Bernadette moved to West Michigan in the early 1990's. She had the incredible joy of falling in love with both Steve and her Savior Jesus at the same time. She and Steve have been married for 36 years and have had the privilege of raising two children, now grown, Alyssa (and Drew Wagner) and Nicholas. Steve is an engineer, producer and auditorium/studio designer by trade. Bern & Steve enjoy the warmth and passion of the people at CBC and the church’s commitment to honor God’s Word
Her favorite scripture are found in Psalm 119: This is my comfort in my affliction that thy word has revived me (v50) & It is good for me that I was afflicted, that I may learn Thy statutes. The law of Thy mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver pieces.(v71,72)