Our Ministers

 (L-R) Carl, Dale, Gary, Kathy and Neal

(L-R) Carl, Dale, Gary, Kathy and Neal

Neal Pollard - Evangelist

Married to the former Kathleen Gillaspie, with whom he has three sons (Gary, Dale, and Carl).  Began preaching in 1987.  Educated at Faulkner, Freed-Hardeman, and BVBID (BA, MBS).  Local work in Livingston, AL and Mechanicsville, VA, before coming to Bear Valley in July, 2006.  Serves as part-time instructor at Bear Valley Bible Institute.  Author of Rise Up And Build.  Has preached in 25 states and 7 foreign countries.  Directs Future Preachers Training Camp in Denver the 3rd week of June. Directs the Bear Valley Lectures and is editor of the lectureship book.  He is one of the speakers on the "Getting To Know Your Bible" TV program (DirecTV channel 377, M-F, 8:30 PM).

Visit Neal's blog: PreacherPollard



Brett Petrillo - Youth & Family

Married to the former Julie Hertter and has three children.  He studied Youth & Family Ministry at Harding University before attending the Bear Valley Bible Institute and graduating with a Bachelors of Theology and later with a Master's in Biblical Studies.  He has worked as the youth & family minister since 2009 after graduating from Bear Valley.  He has worked with the Future Preachers Training Camp for over 10 years, directs the Bear Valley Youth Rally, and has coordinated Denver area-wide youth activities since 2010.

Visit Brett's blog:  BP's Fuel For Thought