Mike was born in 1939 and raised in a small northern California town. He was "born again" after hearing the Gospel in the First Baptist Church and was baptised in his early grade school years. His parents were Christians and they were very active in the life of the church.
Mike was hired as a management trainee at JC Pennys in 1958, and met Erna in that year and married in 1960. They have three grown children: Michael, Sheryl and Eric. They have eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Mike was with JC Penny for 40 years, managed several stores and retired in 1988. They lived in California, Arizona, Ilinois and Iowa. They moved to Colorado in 2006 to be closer to their daughter and family. They joined PBC in 2009 and feel they have been greatly blessed in this Christ-centered body of believers. The faithful Bible teaching, the rich fellowship and doing Christian service is all part of this blessing.
Stan is a retired Naval Chief Cryptologic Technician. He graduated from Regents College at Albany with a degree in electrical engineering. He currently works as a Network Engineer for Lockheed Martin. Stan embraced the true Biblical gospel after over 50 years as a very active Catholic. He married Carol and moved to Colorado in 1997.
They have six grown children and ten grandchildren. Stan is an active volunteer with Answers in Genesis, a ministry that stresses Biblical authority. Stan also serves as the Men’s Ministry leader, webmaster and IT support technician. Stan enjoys Christian books, fishing, hockey, hunting, boating and events that involve fellowship with other believers.
Tim teaches an adult Sunday school class at PBC and his wife Dana leads the Women’s Ministry. They have two grown daughters and three grandchildren. Tim retired from the Air Force in 2004 and now works for a consulting firm in the defense and intelligence industry. He got his bachelor’s degree in meteorology at Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in space studies from the University of North Dakota.
Tim was ordained a deacon in a Baptist church in Germany while on assignment with the Air Force and has served as deacon in several churches both overseas and in the United States. Tim and Dana have been members at PBC since 1998.
Gale Pipkin is a native of Cheney, Kansas. Gale accepted the Lord as a ten year old boy in his home church of Cheney Baptist Church. Gale and Susan Pipkin are charter members of Parker Bible Church. Gale is currently serving as chairman of the deacons, dealing with benevolence issues and is heavily involved in the management of the building maintenance and church property issues.
Gale taught adult Sunday school in the early days of the church and both Gale and Susan are active in the music ministry, with Susan being the primary pianist. Gale served in the USMC as an engineer officer and is currently a co-owner of Legend Construction company in the greater Denver Metro area.