Stu and Donna Osborne
Stuart Osborne attended Christ For the Nations in Dallas, Texas, is the senior pastor at what is now Encounter Church in Quarryville, Pennsylvania. Read more
Joe and Joan Bernotsky
Joe Bernotsky is currently serving as an elder at Encounter Church. Read more
He is married to Joan Bernotsky. Joe & Joan currently reside in Kirkwood, PA. They have three daughters, Joanie (who passed away several years ago from cancer), Laurie, who is married to Michael Bray, and Ann, who is married to Jeff Bigler. They also have three grandchildren, Abbey, Joel, and Jonathan.
Joe's heart is to see leaders be raised up and grow in their abilities; he also has a big heart for men's ministry. In his spare time he and Joan love to spend time with their grandchildren. His other hobbies include spending time with friends and family and watching football. Joan enjoys swimming with her grandkids and spending time one on one with individuals helping them to find inner healing.
They are both passionate about seeing God's kingdom brought to earth and His power manifested through the body of Christ.
Larry and Carol Burkhart
Larry Burkhart is currently serving as an elder at Encounter Church. Read more
In their free time, Larry and Carol love to be with their children and grandchildren, travel the country and world, garden and cultivate plant life, support Penn State athletics and cheer for the Philadelphia Phillies.
Their heart is for intercessory prayer, hear the voice of God and move in the prophetic stream, see the Kingdom of God brought to earth and touch lives changed by the majestic power of Jesus.
Brent and Priscilla Landis
Brent Landis currently serves as an Elder at Encounter Church. Read more
Brent and Priscilla have a Daughter, Bailey. Priscilla and Brent enjoy spending time with family and friends. Brent enjoys hunting and they both enjoy various sports.
Brent and Priscilla are involved in the young adult ministry and children’s ministry. They have a desire to guide children and young people into a relationship with Jesus and to see them live the life God has planned for them. They are honored to be a part of leadership and have a heart to help the church body fulfill what God has planned.
Wendell and Yvonne Slabach
Wendell Slabach is currently serving as an elder at Encounter Church. Read more
Wendell and Yvonne's hearts are passionate about encouraging couples and families in a culture that consistently seeks to tear them apart. Missions is also an integral part of their lives and they recently ministered in Honduras with their two oldest children. In his spare time, Wendell enjoys spending time cooking/grilling, biking, playing soccer, and spending time outdoors.
He has served in various leadership capacities in the church, non-profits, and business and does not take this privilege lightly. His desire is to see everyone live with an eternal perspective and realize that God has so much more for us than this world offers us.
Glenn and Barb Weidman
Glenn Weidman currently serves as an Elder at Encounter Church. Read more
Glen and Barb currently reside in Christiana, PA. They have three children, Dawn, who is married to Brian Wilson, Danielle, who is married to Nate Boehmer, and Derek, who is married to Lily. They also have seven grandchildren under the age of six.
In his spare time he and Barb love to spend time with family and friends. Glenn's other hobbies include hunting and traveling. Barb's hobbies include going to the beach and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Barb is also very active in the ladies group at Encounter Church.
As a couple, they both have a deep desire to see relationships being built and lives being transformed by the incredible God we serve.
Jerry and Kim Bandy
Jerry Bandy currently serves as an elder at Encounter Church. Read more