Our Deacons

  • BENEVOLENCE DEACON

    MICKEY GARVERICK

    BENEVOLENCE@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to provide assistance and advice to those who are experiencing financial challenges.


    Mickey has served as a Finance Deacon and Treasurer during his 31 years of service at BCC. He is a Crown Financial Ministries Coordinator and teaches financial management as part of the adult education program. 

  • CARE MINISTRY DEACON

    JOE WOJTYNA and Jennifer Bertuna

    CAREMINISTRY@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The Care Ministry is loving care for those ascribing personal worth to those experiencing painful adversity. Caring is love absent of judging while serving those in crisis through encouragement.

    Vision: God's love sustains the weary in crisis. When a painful adversity strikes the life of a person; the Care Ministry puts God's love into motion by making contact and ascribing personal worth to the person by serving them through encouraging acts of compassion.


    Joe has been married to Carrie since 1971 and has two adult children. Joe has served as elder, Life Group Leader, and has taught in a variety of settings. He is currently involved in the prayer and music ministries.

  • MEALS DEACONESS

    SUSAN FALKOFSKE

    MEALS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to show care and compassion by providing meals (dinner) for families during times of need. 

  • NEW LIFE DEACONESS

    BARBARA TERRY

    NEWLIFE@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to recognize and celebrate the birth of a new life in families who are a part of the BCC body and to assist the family in initial adjustments to having a new family member.


    Barbara has been married for over 44 years. She has two sons, two daughters-in-law, and six grandchildren. Barbara is a pediatric nurse and loves babies!

  • PHYSICAL NEEDS DEACON

    Dave Greenwood

    PHYSICALNEEDS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to meet the light maintenance needs of people or help them find the right resource to provide assistance.  Dave has been a member of the Physical Needs ministry team and the West Virginia partnership  both as construction lead and overall coordinator for one town. He has a wealth of hands on knowledge in woodworking, home construction and repairs having spent 47 years as a consulting civil engineer. Most importantly, he has a servant's heart dedicated to using his talents to expand and grow the body of Christ. He is the father of two daughters and grandfather to three grandchildren.



  • SPECIAL EVENTS Deaconess

    SPECIALEVENTS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM